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Emergency Medical Services


UCFD is trained and committed to delivering the highest level of care. We are the primary EMS provider for the UConn Storrs  and UConn Health Center Campuses. Our services are equipped with 4 BLS ambulances, 2 ALS ambulances and firefighters are trained to the EMT level or higher. Firefighters are also trained in Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) in conjunction with the Police Department. Windham Hospital provides the Advanced Life Support services to the Storrs area. Based out of Willimantic, the Windham Medics serve multiple towns including UConn. UCFD headquarters in Storrs currently operates as a BLS service while the UCFD HC station is the ALS provider for the Farmington Campus.

UCFD works closely with Student Health Services on campus. In the event of a life threatening medical condition, we coordinate with Student Health Services to provide the highest level of care. If you have a medical condition you want us to know about, contact Student Health Services or email uconnfire@uconn.edu.