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Building a Campus Culture of Preparedness and Resilience

Emergency Management and Planning fosters prevention, preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation activities to protect our campus from the adverse effects of disaster, relying on multi-discipline collaboration, cooperation, and coordination, all to support the University’s teaching, research, and public safety mission.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recognizes that planning for different risks as well as local, regional and national, disasters and events is critical to protecting its constituents, neighbors, environment and resources. Emergency Management and Planning plans for emergencies such as pandemic influenza, natural hazards, and numerous other threats to the health and safety of the University.

  • Carolina Ready

    Be Carolina Ready with these important emergency preparedness tips and other resources.

  • Alert Carolina

    The Alert Carolina emergency notification system pushes out messages in multiple ways in the event of an emergency or dangerous situation.

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News

Tropical Storm Isaias Tropical Storm Isaias

August 2, 2020

Emergency Management and Planning is actively monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias and encourages the campus community to do the same and take appropriate preparedness actions now.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Campus Safety, Emergency Management


Hurricane Preparedness Week 2020: Complete a Written Plan

May 9, 2020

The time to prepare for a hurricane is before the season begins, when you have the time and are not under pressure.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Emergency Management


Hurricane Preparedness Week 2020: Help Your Neighbor

May 8, 2020

Many Americans rely on their neighbors after a disaster, but there are also many ways you can help your neighbors before a hurricane approaches.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Emergency Management