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Emergency Preparedness

Everyone has a role in the campus effort to be prepared. More importantly, every student, faculty, and staff member is a critical part of the response. The information in this section will help you prepare and respond to life threatening emergencies.

Being Prepared is Easy: 

Do One Thing Today!

Here is a list of possibilities:

  • Click on one of the links in the yellow box and learn a response action
  • Make a family communication plan
  • Locate and AED/Stop the Bleed Kit in your building
  • Find the emergency information posters in your building
  • Build an emergency kit with a few days of supplies
  • Update your mobile number in UT Alert
  • Register with UTPD if you need evacuation assistance or have medical needs
  • Take preparedness training in Canvas

Be Informed

Download the UT app and familiarize yourself with the Emergency Info link.

Look for emergency procedure posters located in campus buildings.

Examples of Building Emergency Posters

Be Prepared

Check out the personal preparedness checklist.