Emergency Contacts

Police/Fire/Medical: (301) 405 -3333 or 911

Police Non-Emergency: (301) 405-3555

University Health Center: (301) 314-8184

Snow Line: (301) 405-SNOW (7669)

Facilities Management: (301) 405-2222

Residential Facilities: (301) 314-7512

Environmental Safety: safety@umd.edu

Emergency Preparedness Quick Tips
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Pull the fire alarm. Leave the building. Call Campus Emergency 301.405.3333.

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Go to an enclosed, windowless space or designated tornado shelter. Get under a table or heavy furniture. Wait for the all clear.

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Outside - move to an open area.
Inside - get under sturdy furniture and hold on or crouch in a doorway and protect your head.

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Flash Flood

Seek higher ground. Don't walk or drive through rising water.

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Prepare food and water. Stay low and away from windows and glass doors.

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Winter Weather

Stay home. Don't drive.

If you must go outside, dress in layers. Change wet clothes. Watch for hypothermia.

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Power Outage

Keep a supply kit, including flashlight and batteries. Report the outage. Unplug equipment; keep fridge closed. Have a plan for replacing medication/medical applications.

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Other Resources

Get to know resources at the University of Maryland to help prepare for and manage emergencies.

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