Active Shooter Procedure


  • If you can escape or evacuate the campus safely, do so immediately!
  • Leave your belongings. DO NOT waste time.
  • Help others if possible.


  • Get out of sight quickly and quietly.
  • Find a place to hide and then lock or block the door and turn off the lights.
  • Stay low and out of sight from doors and windows.
  • Spread out, DO NOT group together.
  • Turn your cell phone off or silence the ringer.
  • Keep Quiet!


  • FIGHT ONLY as a last resort!
  • Act aggressively. Incapacitate the active shooter.
  • Throw objects at the shooter. Use chairs, keyboards, books, or anything nearby.
  • Make loud sounds, yell, and call for HELP!


  • When you are safe call 911. Give your information to the operator.
  • When Law Enforcement arrives, stay calm and follow the instructions of Police Officers.
  • Drop any objects that you have and keep your hands visible at all times.