Persons observing a dangerous or potentially dangerous fire in a college building should react in the following ways
Remember... Stay calm. Help others remain calm. When you are reporting an emergency situation give concise, accurate answers to the 911 operator. Do not hang up until told to do so.
Public Safety phone number is 488-8344—on campus ext. 8344.
Every year college and university students experience a growing number of fire-related emergencies. There are several causes for these fires; however most are due to a general lack of knowledge about fire safety and prevention.
Report all fires immediately to the 9-1-1 operator by using any of the emergency telephones found in the building. Activate your building fire alarm. If necessary: Follow building evacuation procedures.
Take essential personal possessions with you (e.g. car keys, glasses, purse, and medications).
DIAL 911 to Report a Fire