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, and an audible warning system.

  • TruAlert (website)
    During a campus emergency, information will be posted on the TruAlert website, Truman State University’s online Emergency Information Center.
  • Truman Text Alerts (Emergency Text Messaging Service)
    Truman students, faculty and staff can sign up for the TruAlert emergency text messaging service. TruAlert sends a text message to all enrolled cell phones in the event of an emergency at the University .

Sign up for text alerts


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