Important Numbers

Public Safety: Emergency
6-3333
781-736-3333

Public Safety:
Regular Business

6-5000
781-736-5000

Human Resources
6-4474
781-736-4474

Brandeis Employee Assistance Program
800-828-6025
800-842-2780

Student Rights and Community Standards
6-5070
781-736-5070

Office of Graduate Student Affairs
6-3546
781-736-3546

Confidential Complaint Hotline
6-4452
781-736-4452

Community Safety

The safety and health of our campus community are vitally important.

In Case of Emergency

In the event of an emergency on campus, please contact Public Safety at 6-3333 (781-736-3333) immediately. Otherwise, you may contact Public Safety 24 hours a day at 6-5000 (781-736-5000).

Student and Employee Urgent Assistance


Discrimination and Harassment

Brandeis University is committed to maintaining a respectful learning and working environment for its faculty, staff, and students, free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment. Brandeis prohibits unlawful discrimination and harassment, and also prohibits retaliation against those who report instances of discrimination or harassment. The University has procedures in place that are designed to provide prompt and equitable resolution of complaints alleging unlawful discrimination, harassment and sexual harassment.

Staff and faculty members are encouraged to report any discrimination or harassment concerns, or other concerns about workplace behavior, to any member of the Office of Human Resources at 6-4474 (781-736-4474).

Undergraduate students should contact the Department of Student Rights and Community Standards at 6-5070 (781-736-5070) with any concerns or questions about harassment, discrimination or any conduct by others on campus that is troubling to them. Graduate students should contact the Office of Graduate Student Affairs at 6-3546 (781-736-3546).

Travel Assistance Program

The Travel Assistance Program by ACE USA offers medical, personal and emergency travel and security assistance and services around the world to faculty, staff, graduate students and post docs who are traveling on Brandeis University business.

Download the information sheet (PDF) for more detailed information. This sheet includes key contact information to use the program.

In you have questions regarding coverage in specific countries, or would like additional information regarding the Travel Assistance Program, please contact Carol DePasquale at cdepasqu@brandeis.edu or 781-736-4437.

Employee Assistance Program

Faculty and staff may also contact the Brandeis Employee Assistance Program for free, confidential legal, family and financial counseling through The Wellness Corporation at 800-828-6025 or 800-842-2780.

Confidential Complaint Hotline

Brandeis community members are encouraged to share their concerns by contacting the resources described on this page. They may also make confidential or anonymous complaints about possible misconduct on the campus by calling the University's confidential complaint hotline at 6-4452 (781-736-4452). This 24-hour hotline has been configured so that phone numbers for incoming calls are not retained by the system.