Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness Guide: Read tips on how to prepare and respond.

Earthquakes: Learn what to do in the event of an earthquake.

Early Warning Siren: Receive notification of imminent, dangerous conditions.

Evacuation: Follow these policies and procedures.

Fires: Learn about planning and prevention.

Hazardous Materials: Learn what to do if you have been exposed to chemical, biological, or radiological chemicals.

Severe Weather: Learn what to do in the event of severe weather.

External Links

The following links have been recommended to the UMUC community as a way to get additional information on preparing for specific emergencies.

Please send your questions or comments regarding safety and security or emergency preparedness to security@umuc.edu and visit MyAlerts to sign up for the university's emergency communication system.


Annual Safety and Security Report

The 2016 Annual Safety and Security Report, which includes information about campus crime and security, drug and alcohol abuse policies, and more, is now available. Download the report.

Contact Us

UMUC Security Office:

Inn and Conference Center Security Office:

Worldwide Emergency Contacts