UCF Alert

What should I do when I receive an emergency notification?

This will depend on the message that you receive, where you are at the time, and the emergency situation.  If you are on campus and hear or receive the following, please obey these directions:

Lockdown – Seek shelter immediately in the nearest hardened building, away from doors and windows

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Shelter In Place - Seek shelter immediately in the nearest hardened building, away from doors and windows

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Severe Thunderstorm - Seek shelter immediately in the nearest hardened building, away from doors and windows

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Tornado - Seek shelter immediately in the nearest hardened building, away from doors and windows

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All Clear – The campus is deemed safe by all emergency personnel.  Return to normal business or follow instructions provided by the university or emergency responders

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Tests – UCF will conduct tests of the UCF ALERT system.  The campus community will be notified of these tests ahead of time.  No actions are required. 

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NOTE:  If you are off campus and receive an UCF ALERT, remain off campus and visit www.ucf.edu  for updates and current status