Emergency Management at IUP

  • The Emergency Management Office provides emergency planning in compliance with federal and state emergency management regulations.

    The Office of Emergency Management is responsible for:

    • Developing, updating, and exercising the overall University Emergency Operations Plan.
    • Overseeing and coordinating emergency planning, mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery efforts at all locations.
    • Educating the community on how to best protect themselves by following all applicable regulations and best practices.
    • Facilitating exercises, and coordinating drills in support of the plans.
    • Notifying the community upon declaration of a state of emergency, including appropriate external Emergency Management Agencies and maintaining the University’s Emergency Operations Center.
    • Coordinating centralized resources with responsible personnel at all campus locations if an emergency is declared affecting those units.