No emergency at this time

No emergency at this time

Important Phone Numbers

Law Enforcement

BU Police: 570-389-4168

Bloomsburg Town Police: 570-784-4155

State Police: 866-295-2722


Bloomsburg Fire Chief: 570-784-5362

Hospital Emergency Rooms

Bloomsburg Geisinger Emergency Room: 570-387-2111

Geisinger Medical Center Emergency Room: 570-271-6591

Other Sources

Center for Disease Control and Prevention 800-232-4636

Mental Health Emergencies: TAPLINE 800-222-9016

Columbia County Department of Safety: 570-389-5720

Bloomsburg University is under a state of emergency

info here...

BU Emergency Notification System

Students are automatically enrolled in this service and will be sent messages based on the information provided in ISIS.

In case of an extreme emergency, students will receive a text message to the cell phone number entered on ISIS and an e-mail will be sent to their campus e-mail account. In addition a voice message will be sent to the phone number associated with a student’s permanent residence.

University faculty and staff enrollment in this notification is voluntary.

View detailed information online at

Media Sources

For immediate, minute-to-minute information, the following local radio and TV station may be accessed:


WHLM - 103.5 FM or 930 AM


WNEP-TV, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

WBRE / WYOU, Scranton, Pennsylvania