Campus Safety - Annual Exercise

Options for your Consideration in Response to Active Shooter Events

Please take 6 minutes to watch this video.

These are options for consideration that demonstrates possible actions to take if confronted with an active shooter scenario. The instructive video reviews the choices of evacuating, hiding, or as an option of last resort, challenging the shooter. The video also shows how to assist authorities once law enforcement enters the scene. 

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How To Respond' to Active Shooter Events - Information Resources:

FEMA Active Shooter Training: What To Do

Follow this link: and take the Federal Emergency Management Agency's FREE Online Training (IS-907) that will provide you with tips and information on what to do during an active shooter incident. You will receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the course.

UH Alert Notification

The UH Alert emergency notification system alerts the university community in the event of a natural, health or civil emergency. The information you provide will only be used in the event of an emergency that impacts the health and safety of the UH community or closures of whole campuses. It will not be shared with others or used for routine UH communications or announcements.