Updated at: Friday Oct. 22, 2021 at 9:27 AM
This site is intended to inform the WVU Potomac State community about emergencies occurring on the Potomac campus. In the event of an emergency:
- Up to date information will be posted on this web page.
- The University also will communicate with employees and students via messages to official WVU Potomac State e-mail addresses.
- Information will be provided to print, broadcast and web-based media outlets.
- Families receiving Parent Electronic News will be notified.
Reporting an Emergency
In the event of an emergency please follow these steps:
- Call 911 (9-911 from campus phones) for any situation that requires immediate police, fire, or medical response to preserve life or property.
- Use any of the outdoor blue tower emergency phones to report a campus emergency. Just pick up the receiver and press the button on the front center panel. Campus Police may be reached at (304) 788-6930
Important Phone Numbers
- WV State Police (Mineral County): 304-788-1101
- Campus Police: 304-788-6930
- University Police Mobile Communications: 304-813-0920
- Psychological Counseling Center: 304-788-6976
- Student Health Center: 304-788-6913
- Potomac Highlands Mental Heath Guild: 304-788-2241
- Alcohol Other Drug Prevention Office: 304-788-6910
- Service/Information Desk: 304-788-6800
University Police: 304-788-6931
Emergencies on and off campus: 911