The Emergency Management Office provides emergency planning in compliance with federal and state emergency management regulations for all Penn State locations.
Successful planning is the best way to prevent further disaster during an emergency. Whether you are at home or at the office, it’s important to have a plan. The Emergency Management Office recommends viewing the federal and state government’s tips and tactics for developing your emergency plan and being prepared.
What past disaster have taught us is that 9-1-1 can't always come to the rescue. That is why it is important to have a plan to keep you and your family safe no matter where you are. Developing a personal family plan can be the difference between keeping the scene safe and secure or sitting around waiting for help.
PSU Alert is the University- wide emergency messaging system used to notify our campus communities of dangerous situations.
Penn State participates in a variety of emergency exercises and drills throughout the year that involve key leadership and stakeholders at the University.