How To Make a Connection With MTSU
Safety on Campus
If an emergency arises on-campus, use the Blue Light Emergency Phones located at many locations on-campus. This will connect you immediately to the campus police. Become familiar with the location of these blue light devices near the library and the classroom buildings where your classes are held.
You can also dial 898-2424 to reach Public Safety if you are not near a blue light device. If you feel unsafe in the evenings you can call Public Safety for a student escort to walk you to your car.
All currently enrolled students are entitled to receive services at the Student Health Services Center. During the regular business hours of 8-4 p.m., you can consult the doctors and physician's assistants at the Student Health Services for diagnosis and medications for ailments.
If you do not have health insurance through your family or your company, you should consider purchasing the student health insurance available through the Student Health Services. You can see the details at the following website: http://www.healthbenefitconcepts.com/Schools/Middle%20Tenn.htm .
For emergencies, of course, you should go to the Emergency Room of the nearest local hospital.
If you have a non-emergency medical problem, you might try:
Students living off-campus can dine in any of the dining facilities on-campus . MTSU Dining Services offers various meal plans that off-campus students may purchase. If you do not want a food plan, you may pay as you go.
For more information regarding dining services meal plans, check out their website at http://www.campusdish.com/en-us/CSS/MiddleTennessee
MTSU ID Card
Never leave home without it! Your MTSU ID Card serves as your identification card, library card, meal plan card, ATM card (with SunTrust accounts), and for entry in some buildings such as the Recreation Center.
It also can work similar to a bank debit card. You can put money on the card (Raiders Fund$) and use the card to make on-campus purchases. Click here for more information about your ID card and how to activate your Raiders Fund$ account.
Frequently Used Campus Phone Numbers
Click here for a list of important campus phone numbers.