Security and Transportation


Campus Police may be reached by calling

For NONEMERGENCIES call (410) 706-6882

For EMERGENCIES call 711 or (410) 706-3333 

Emergency Call Boxes - Blue boxes located around campus that dial directly in to the Campus Police

The University of Maryland, Baltimore Campus Police provide transportation for the School of Medicine on Campus.

The UMB Police Force’s van and walking escort service is available to all University students, faculty, and staff and employees at the University of Maryland Medical Center. To arrange a police van escort or walking escort, call 6-6882 on a campus telephone or 410-706-6882 (off-campus) and a uniformed officer will be sent to your location. Riders are required to have either a UMB or UMMC ID.

To view the UMB Campus Escort Map, click here.

Guest Services Shuttle Service

Between the hours of 7:30 p.m. -7:30 a.m Guest Services will take staff members from the North entrance to the Hospital to any of the staff parking facilities. This on-call service has been available for UMMC staff for many years however, it has been infrequently used. We encourage you to take advantage of this service if you are leaving UMMC at off-peak times.

If you would like to use this service please notify the Guest Services Desk 15-20 minutes in advance by calling 410-328-5473.

UMMC Security Shuttle Service

Please contact UMMC Security Escort Services at 410-328-8711 about 10 minutes in advance of your departure to request use of the escort service van.

This van is in operation 24/7 and can easily be procured by anyone wishing for a safer method of transportation between their parking garage and the UMB campus.

UMB Escort Service

Should you like a police presence as you walk to destinations around the campus or even a parking garage, please contact UMB Police at 410-706-6882 to request an escort.

When walking alone at unsafe times or in questionable locations, this service can provide a level of comfort and security to any individual who does not feel completely safe.

Safety Numbers

Campus Police EMERGENCY 711 or 410-706-3333
Campus Police NONEMERGENCY 410-706-6882 
UMMC Security Shuttle Service (available 24/7) 410-328-8711
UMMC Security Escort Service 410-706-6882 
Guest Services Shuttle Service (7:30 pm - 7:30 am) 410-328-5473