Emergency Preparedness

Drop Shadow

In the event of an emergency,
CALL (619) 260-2222 or E-MAIL publicsafety@sandiego.edu


When Calling

  1. Give your name
  2. Give your extension number
  3. Give building name and room number or other specific location
  4. Describe the condition clearly and accurately
  5. DON'T HANG UP! Let the person you are talking to end the conversation; other information may be needed.

Stay Informed

Make sure your contact information is updated. This is how the university will reach you through its emergency notification system. You can update your phone number in the MySanDiego portal.

Follow @uofsandiego on Twitter for up-to-date information in the event of an emergency.


FEMA App for smartphones - The FEMA App contains preparedness information for different types of disasters, an interactive checklist for emergency kits, a section to plan emergency meeting locations, information on how to stay safe and recover after a disaster, a map with FEMA Disaster Recovery Locations (one stop centers where disaster survivors can access key relief services) and shelters, general ways the public can get involved before and after a disaster, and the FEMA blog.

Health & Wellness

Counseling Center

  • (619) 260-4655

Student Health Center

  • (619) 260-4595

Emergency Information Line

1 (800) 884-9747

Call for general information and instructions for faculty, staff and students regarding university operations, business, or classes when USD's Emergency Response Management Plan has been activated.