Emergency Procedures

Emergencies

  • Call 911 from a campus phone.
  • Call campus police at 972-860-4290 from a cell phone.

Severe Weather

  • Proceed to marked “Safer Zone” areas.
  • Await further instructions.

Fire — Emergency Evacuation

  • Pull fire alarm station when exiting building.
  • Call campus police at 972-860-4290 from a cell phone or call 911 from a campus phone.

Intruder Lockdown

(Threat inside building)

  • Report to nearest room and lock down.
  • Turn off lights, close blinds, silence phone, no talking.

Shelter-in-Place

(No criminal activity in this warning)

  • Stay away from windows and doors.

Police Activity Lockdown

(Threat outside of building)

  • Report to nearest room and lock down.
  • No exit or entry into building.

Hazmat — Evacuation and/or Shelter-in-Place

  • Call campus police at 972-860-4290 from a cell phone or call 911 from a campus phone.
  • Await further instructions.
  • Do not remove or clean up a hazardous spill.

Bomb Threat

  • Do not pull fire alarm station.
  • Leave area and inform others.
  • Call 911 away from suspected bomb.

Earthquake

  • Seek shelter under strong object, such as furniture.
  • Hold on to the object.
  • Do not enter or exit building during earthquake.