Dean of Students

Reporting a Problem Concerning a Staff/Faculty Member

      Reporting a Problem…Who to call…

                                                       Emergencies

Situations requiring an immediate response from police, fire, and/or ambulance:

Call USM Public Safety
Campus Phone: Dial 911
All other Phones: Dial 207-780-5211
On the Lewiston Campus, Call Lewiston Police 
Campus Phone: Dial 9-911   
All other Phones: Dial 784-6421
Public Safety will contact all necessary on and off-campus Emergency Responders. Call Lewiston PD and THEN notify the Dean 207-753-6594 or x6594 from a campus phone

Example of Emergencies:

Campus Crime in Progress
(crime against a person and/or property)
Active Shooter
Weapon on Campus
Suspicious Person
Crime near campus
(to initiate campus safety alert - USMALERT)
Aggression/Physical Assault
Threat of violence
Bomb Threat
Biohazard/Hazardous Spill
Unusual Odor/Suspicious Package
Facilities Emergency
Power Outage
Natural Disaster
Fire/Explosion
Hate Crime Severe Illness/Injury Imminent Suicidal Behavior
Missing Person Unattended Death Abuse/Neglect of a minor
(required to report by Maine law)

                                                    Other Serious Situations

Situations that may not require immediate action to preserve life or property. These situations do require swift action by the University, a continuity of care, and may involve emergency responders at some point. If in doubt call USM Public Safety; if on the Lewiston Campus call Lewiston PD and the Dean’s Office.

The contact will ensure that information about resources, accommodations, and complaint procedures are provided.

Concern

Complaints/Concerns about Faculty or Staff CONTACT:

References to Suicide
Try not to leave the individual alone. If risk is imminent, seek emergency help. Otherwise, consult with Counseling Services immediately.

Employee Assistance Program
1-877-622-5327 OR
Employee Benefits Center

(866) 269-9635 or (207) 973-3373 

benefits@maine.edu 

Mental & Physical Health Concerns
Employee Benefits Center

 (866) 269-9635 or (207) 973-3373 

 benefits@maine.edu 

Disability Accommodation(s) Lynda Dec

 CHRO & Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, and Title IX support for USM

 207.973.3202

 lynda.dec@maine.edu

Discrimination & Bias Incidents  Lynda Dec

 CHRO & Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, and Title IX support for USM 

207.973.3202

 lynda.dec@maine.edu

Campus Notification of a Death of a USM community member
Employee Benefits Center

 (866) 269-9635 or (207) 973-3373 

 benefits@maine.edu 

Misconduct  & Miscellaneous Concerns Vanria DeMay


Labor Relations Manager


207-621-3104


 vanria.demay@maine.edu

Dating/Domestic Violence, Stalking,
Sexual Assault &/or Sexual Harassment
If risk is imminent and/or you are witness to a crime in progress, seek emergency help.
Lynda Dec

 CHRO & Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, and Title IX support for USM

 207.973.3202

 lynda.dec@maine.edu