Emergency Procedures

What would you do in an emergency? Truman provides information about how to respond to a variety of emergency situations that could occur on campus.

Academic Buildings

The Emergency Guide for Academic Buildings provides information on how to handle various emergency situations — elevator failure, threat of violence, fire, bomb threats, medical emergencies, hazardous materials incident, thunderstorms, and more.

Emergency Communications

During a campus emergency, Truman State University will distribute information to the campus community using the following methods:

  • text
  • email
  • alerts on campus computer work stations and digital signage
  • audible warning system

Emergency Resources

  • TruAlert Website 
    During a campus emergency, information will be posted on the TruAlert website.
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  • TruAlert Text Messaging Service
    Truman students, faculty and staff can sign up for this emergency messaging service. TruAlert sends a text message to all enrolled cell phones in the event of an emergency at the University.
    Learn more about TruAlert Messaging Service>

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