Emergency Notification

Bomb Threat

Most bomb threats are received by phone. Act quickly, but remain calm and obtain as much information as possible from […]

Chemical Spill

Call 911 immediately. Do not attempt to clean up the spill. Remove yourself and others from the area. Cordon off […]

Civil Disturbance / Demonstration

CALL 911 immediately. Notify your supervisor, professor, building representative or dean, as appropriate. Remain calm and wait for instructions from […]

Classroom Preparedness Checklist

As an instructor, you are the authority figure in the classroom and your actions will influence how students respond during […]

Emergency Contacts

The UGA Police Department is the primary contact for all campus emergencies. The primary emergency number is 911. UGA Police: […]

Emergency Notification

UGA utilizes several methods to notify the campus community in the event of an emergency that may impact students, faculty, […]

Emergency Poster

As you travel around campus, have you wondered where the nearest tornado shelter area would be in the building in […]

Emergency Preparedness in 10 Minutes

Emergency Preparedness is Everyone’s Responsibility. The UGA Office of Emergency Preparedness (OEP) certainly recognizes this fact and developed a brief […]

Emergency Response Guidebook

The Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) for 2024 is now available. It serves as a valuable resource for UGA Faculty and Staff […]

Medical Emergency

CALL 911 immediately. Provide the emergency dispatcher with your name, location, number of people injured, and a description of the […]

Outdoor Sirens

Outdoor sirens are activated by Athens-Clarke County only when a tornado warning has been issued for the area (or part […]

Student/Employee Crisis Response

Students If you are in contact with a student who appears to be an immediate threat to their own safety […]

Suspicious Package

Do not open the suspicious item. If you have opened it, remain calm. Call 911 immediately. Do not move the […]

UGA Safe

The UGA Safe App is the university’s mobile safety app that offers important emergency information and resources. Download now! Features: […]

UGAAlert – Emergency Notification

The phone number reflected on your caller ID for voice phone calls will be 706-542-0111. You should program this number […]

Utility Failure

Immediately report utility failures during regular business hours to the FMD Work Request Desk at (706) 542-7456 or to the […]

Winter Storm


Emergency Preparedness is Everyone’s Responsibility