Fires can happen anywhere and at any time from things like overloaded power strips, candles, space heaters, cooking and electrical accidents. Be aware of two exits out of every building and where fire alarms are located.


If you discover a fire:

  • Activate the nearest fire alarm, regardless of how big the fire is.
  • Evacuate the immediate area and gather at the building assembly location.
  • Help those who may need assistance.
  • Call 9-1-1 when it is safe to do so. Then notify campus responders by calling 372-7234.
  • Do not re-enter the building until instructed by authorized personnel.


If you hear a fire alarm: