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Utility Failure

  • Gas
  • Phone
  • Power
  • Water

In case of utility failure (electricity, water, gas) call the MSUPD at 783-2035.

If the phone service is affected, attempt to use the University’s computer network to notify MSUPD via email at

If someone is trapped in an elevator, call MSUPD at 783-2035 with the following information:
  • Building name
  • Floor number
  • Room # (if applicable)
  • Nature of problem
  • Person to contact or telephone extension

Remain in place until notified. Individuals in corridors and exit stairs should evacuate while emergency lights are on. Emergency lighting is temporary and is not provided to continue building operations.