How-to: Blue Light System

You may be wondering how NC State utilizes the bluelight system? Read further to find out how useful these are and what they do!

NC State University utilizes Bluelight emergency call boxes and Security Stanchions that are strategically located on campus to provide a way for those who may need assistance or another method to contact the NC State University Police Department’s 911 Center. One of the benefits of using these emergency call devices is an Emergency Communications Officer will know your exact location.

NC State also has a bluelight map so that individuals local to the university can see where these are located on campus. In the case of an emergency, press the red button on the tower and you will be instantly connected to the Campus Police Call Center. They will be able to help you. Check out the link below to explore the blue light map.

Blue Light Map