In the event of a fire, smoke or an explosion, stay calm and
activate the nearest fire alarm pull station.
Call police at extension 5911, (815) 836-5911 or 911.
Follow posted room/building evacuation routes and account for all
occupants of the room. Do not use elevators.
If trapped in a room, close as many doors as possible
between you and the fire. Place cloth material around and under
the door to stop smoke from coming in. Signal from windows and call
to advise police of your location.
Provide assistance to individuals with disabilities in relocating
to specified refuge areas and notify police of these individuals
and their location.
If you must pass through smoky area, stay low
and breathe shallowly using cloth or fabric as a filter.
Before opening any door, check first to see if it is hot to the
touch. If the door feels hot, do not open it!
Never re-enter the building once you have evacuated it until instructed
to do so by emergency personnel.
For all campus emergencies, call Campus Police at extension 5911.
Cell phone users or outside lines call: (815) 836-5911