Fire Safety

General Information

The Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) office provides the Millersville University Community with a variety of fire safety and fire protection services. 

Important Fire Safety Information

Emergency Numbers

  • Fire, Police, Ambulance, Medical Emergency - dial 911
  • Non-Emergency Medical Care (MU Health Services)- dial 871-5250
  • Millersville University Police - dial 871-4357
  • Millersville University Facilities Operations - dial 871-7874 or 871-7875
  • Millersville University Environmental Health & Safety - dial 871-4950

Fire Drills

  • Schedule and conduct semi-annual academic and administration building practice fire drills
  • Assist Housing and Residential Programs staff in conducting practice fire drills in resident life buildings
  • Schedule and conduct other practice fire drills as needed



  • Conduct fire safety training for Housing and Residential Programs staff and other groups as needed.
  • If you would like to schedule fire safety and/or fire extinguisher training please contact Patrick Weidinger at 717-871-4240

Inspections and Audits

  • Conduct building and facility inspections for fire safety compliance.
  • Work with appropriate department/school/office to take corrective action to remedy fire safety hazards

Recordkeeping and Reporting

  • Assist University Police in preparing annual fire safety statistics for inclusion into the MU Cleary Act report