Emergencies

Building system related emergencies such as power outages, flooding, or dangerous temperatures in sensitive areas, should be reported directly to:

Facility Services Work Order Center

Regular business hours – 7:00 am – 4:30 pm
Please call (414) 229-4742 or (414) 229-4496


*Please DO NOT use iServiceDesk to report emergencies!*


After hours emergencies of the same sort should be reported to:

Heat Plant
Please call (414) 229-4652


*Please note that the Heat Plant does not have technicians on hand to respond immediately to your call. The Heat Plant professionals dispatch the issue to the proper on-call staff member to diagnose your problem.*


Environmental Services

For the following emergencies, contact Environmental Services directly:

  • Broken Glass
  • Snow Emergencies
  • Flooding/Overflowing
  • Hazards in Classrooms or Hallways
  • Restroom Hazards

Environmental Services

Monday – Friday from 6:00am – 2:30pm

Please call (414) 229-4906

After 2:30pm, reach the dispatcher at Facility Services:

Facility Services Work Order Center

Regular business hours – 7:00 am – 4:30 pm

Please call (414) 229-4742 or (414) 229-4496

Weekend and late night emergencies should be reported to the Campus Police:

Campus Police

Please call (414) 229-4627


Grounds Services

For the following Grounds related issues, please call Dispatch at Facility Services:

  • Outdoor drainage problems
  • Fallen trees or broken tree limbs
  • Small potholes
  • Snow removal concerns

Facility Services Work Order Center

Regular business hours – 7:00 am – 4:30 pm

Please call (414) 229-4742 or (414) 229-4496

Non-emergency issues can be reported 24 hours a day through iServiceDesk (from any UWM networked computer):

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Note: All criminal, rescue or medical emergencies should be directed to the campus police at:
On-campus phone: 9-911
Off-campus phone: (414) 229-4627