Emergency Response


Emergency Response

Awareness and Action

  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Know building and room exits and evacuation routes
  • For faculty, add response information to your syllabus
  • Talk to new employees during employee orientation

UCCS Response

If an event does occur on campus, you may be required to take immediate action. Here are some things to consider:

  • Quickly assess the situation.
  • Call Public Safety at 255-3111 or 911.
  • Evacuate or shelter in place based on the situation.
  • For more in-depth discussion of what you should do personally in a violent situation, follow this link to view the video “Shots Fired – When Lightning Strikes On Campus.”