The Office of Emergency Management is responsible for coordinating the University’s preparation for (the before), response to (the during), and recovery from (the after) any major emergency, no matter the cause. The safety of every member of the university community is of utmost importance to us.
We are engaged employees aspiring to deliver a superior experience and environment for our students, colleagues, and communities.
What We Do
Oversee the University’s 24/7 Operations Center
Maintain the Emergency Operations Plan and coordinate the Emergency Operations Center
Coordinate development of Building Emergency Action Plans and Continuity of Operations Plans
Facilitate multiple notification methods for emergency communications, such as NotiFind
Ensure compliance with the National Incident Management System and other regulations
Conduct and participate in numerous exercises annually to refine emergency decision-making processes
Offer numerous training sessions for all-hazards emergencies
Develop important internal and external partnerships across the UND community
StormReady, sponsored by the United States National Weather Service, issues recognition to campuses and communities across the country that demonstrate severe weather readiness. UND is an official StormReady site.