Reporting an Emergency
For campus emergencies, please dial (504) 865-3434 or 911.
Click here for the Loyola University Police Department website.
One or more of the following methods of Emergency Communications may be used to notify the campus of emergency events that may impact students, staff, faculty, and visitors on the campus.
Loyola Alert Notifications: Important emergency alerts, notifications, and updates may be sent to all registered devices, including cell phone and email accounts. Students are automatically enrolled through LORA. Faculty and staff are enrolled via the Human Resources website. Visit the Emergency Communications page for instructions on how to register/update your information.
Loyola’s Homepage: during an emergency, critical information may be posted on Loyola’s home page and may be viewed both internally (students, faculty, and staff) and externally (parents, alumni and other constituents).
Telephone: Voice calls may be sent to Loyola students, faculty and staff. Critical information may also be recorded on Loyola Emergency Hotlines, (504) 865-2186 or 1-888-945-6966
Emails: Emails may be sent to Loyola students, faculty, and staff - and sometimes parents
Social Media: Important emergency information may be posted to Loyola’s official social media accounts as well as published on Loyola’s website homepage. This information would also appear in the text and email messages to the entire community.