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If you have an emergency on campus, call x6000 (713-348-6000) or pick up any blue-light phone. If you have an off-campus emergency, dial 9-1-1.

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Emergency Information

In case of an emergency, dial x6000 from any on-campus phone, 713-348-6000 from any cellular phone, or pick up any blue-light emergency phone. If you are off-campus and need emergency assistance, dial 911 to contact the Local Fire/EMS Department.

It is your DUTY to call. Our student’s health and safety is of primary concern in cases of possible alcohol intoxication or alcohol-related injury. Under Rice’s Amnesty Policy, REMS’s duty is to provide medical assistance, not to report violations of policy. Click here for more information on Amnesty Policy.

Department Contact Info

Physical Address

Rice University EMS –
University Blvd. and Stockton Dr.
(Rice Entrance 8)
Houston, TX 77005

Mailing Address

Rice University EMS –
6100 Main St – M.S. 551
Houston, TX 77005

Phone and Fax

Office: 713-348-5785
Fax: 713-348-5156
On duty incharge: 713-412-6279

Personnel Contact Info


Lisa Basgall, EMS Director 
Sam Reddick, Captain


Jonathan Roomberg
Operations Lieutenant

Special Events

Chase Hinman
Special Events Lieutenant

PAD Sites

Meghan Kapur, Riya Albert
AED Coordinator


Miriam Wolter, Flora Park
Education Lieutenants

Norman Zheng
 Clinical Education Lieutenant

Field Training

Aseem Utrankar
Field Training Officer (F.T.O)

Oliver Zhou, Patrick Bi
Field Training Assistants


Skandan Ananthasekhar
Schedule Coordinator

CPR & First Aid Classes

Sam Shuman
CPR Coordinator


Haafiz Hashim
Website Coordinator

Noah Choi
Public Outreach Coordinator