What you need to know...

Whether you are visiting campus for an open house, sporting event, commencement, academic lecture, camp or club, or any other special event, it is important to have situational awareness and be familiar with your resources.

The university works closely with local and county agencies to provide a safe environment and respond to emergencies. On this page you will find resources that may be helpful to you during an emergency.

Emergency Information

  • In an emergency, call 911 or (301) 405-3333
  • If you here a steady siren tone, seek shelter and information regarding the emergency
  • Follow social media accounts emergency



Off the Wire

upload and download forms & plans

For Emergency Management Council members only. Members can access EMC folders and files. 

UMD BOX: The UMD Document Portal

Get training through UMD Trained, and be prepared.

Get Training
Looking for First Aid, CPR, AED training? Want to test & evaluate your capabilities? Contact us to coordinate training & exercises.

signup and get emergency alert notifications at UMD Alert

Stay Alert!
Stay connected! Stay Safe!
Students, faculty, and staff should register their cell phones to receive text messages from UMD Alerts. 

get the app, stay aware, be informed!

Load The App
Download the UMD Guardian app to quickly and easily contact UMPD.
Safety timer, Panic call, or Text a tip.