Need to know what to do in emergencies for a specific building? Where to shelter in severe weather? What about a fire, where is the evacuation area? Find out not only who is the building’s safety and security representative(s), but also where to shelter in severe weather and where to evacuate to in case of a fire, https://emer.prepare.uga.edu/osepforms/building_list.html
An active shooter is defined as an armed person who has used deadly force on people and continues to do so while having unrestricted access to additional victims. Although active shooter incidents on college campuses are rare events, the shootings which occurred on the Virginia Tech, Northern Illinois University and other campuses demonstrate that faculty, staff and students should be ready for any type of emergency.
UGAAlert allows you to receive emergency messages on multiple devices. To register, you must have a valid UGA MyID.
- Have you programmed the UGAAlert number, 706-542-0111, into your cell phone?
- Did you know the UGAAlert messages are also posted to four Twitter feeds (@ugaalert, @UGAEVENTS, @universityofga, @UGAOEP) and to OEP’s Facebook page?
- You can also Fast Follow @ugaalert without a Twitter account. Text “Follow @ugaalert” to 40404. This will allow you to receive the alerts from the UGAAlert Twitter feed directly to you phone like a text message.