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There is currently no emergency.

In the event of an emergency, this space will be used to provide timely information to the University community. It will be updated regularly as new information becomes available.

Responding to an Emergency

This site informs the Northwestern University community about what to do in advance of, during and after a major emergency. Call 911 for any situation that requires any immediate police, fire, or medical response.

Please note that in cases of major emergencies, such as a flood, fire, or hazardous material accident - occurs, the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will be activated and specially trained personnel will respond.

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