Last Updated on May 21, 2023


Charlestown has uniformed safety and emergency services (SES) officers on duty twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week. The officers make periodic rounds throughout the campus. For your convenience, there is a Security Dispatcher on duty (24) hours a day, (7) days a week. You are welcome to contact them at 410-737-8806. 

AlertMedia (EMNS)

Emergency Line
For any emergency, call 410-737-8838, x8806

Alert Line
To hear about an alert message, call 410-314-7944

  • Provides special emergency information pertinent to the community
  • Call this line to hear the AlertMedia alerts that come through the automated phone messaging system
  • Updated Monday - Friday

The AlertMedia System messages will come from the number 410-632-6424. This allows Security to notify you in emergency situations like

  • Significant weather alerts
  • Fire or environmental emergency
  • Police activity nearby

If you are not receiving Alert Media phone calls, please contact Deanna Booker in Resident Life at extension 601-8230.

Please add 410-632-6244 to your Contacts, so that it will recognize calls, texts and emails coming to you from that number.

After Hours
After hours, on holidays, and on weekends, only emergencies will be addressed by contacting Security at 410-737-8838, x8806.

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