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Preserving the Past and
Protecting the Future

The UConn Fire Department responds to 5400 emergency calls, on average, between two firehouses annually. We are also dedicated to fire and accident prevention through a wide range of proactive fire prevention and public awareness education programs.

Monthly Call Volume

  • Fire Calls 60
  • EMS Calls 17
  • Other Calls 20

Live Radio Stream

Listen to a live audio feed of the UConn Fire Department on Broadcastify.

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In the News

Let's put a freeze on winter fires!
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Holiday Fire Safety Message
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WILI 1400 AM Radio Interview
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In an emergency or threat to University safety, the UConn Alert system will broadcast alerts via text, voicemail and online. Signing up for UConn Alerts is fast and easy on the University’s records management system.




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The University of Connecticut complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

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