UNH Communications Center

A division of the University of New Hampshire Police Department, the UNH-Communications Center is staffed 24 hours a day, by eight full-time professional dispatchers. All full-time dispatchers are State Police Online Telecommunications System Certified and receive a variety of in house and specialized training annually.

The center serves as dispatch for the University of New Hampshire Police Department, the Towns of Lee and Madbury Fire Departments, the Town of Barrington Fire and Ambulance Departments, and the McGreggor Ambulance Corp.

After normal business hours, UNH Security, UNH Maintenance are reached by contacting the dispatch center.

At any given time, the center may be handling structure fires, motor vehicle accidents, domestic disturbances, and/or medical assistance requests. Dispatchers may also be fielding routine calls such as key services, maintenance requests and animal complaints, and are required to prioritize all types of calls for service in a timely manner.

In an event of an emergency, dial 9-1-1 from any on or off campus phone.