AURARIA CAMPUS EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
ACTIVE SHOOTER BOMB THREAT POWER OUTAGE
■ Seek sanctuary by proceeding to a room ■ Evacuate the building. ■ Move cautiously to a lighted area. Exits
that can be locked, close and lock all ■ Do not use cell phones or radios within may be indicated by lighted signs.
windows and doors and turn off all lights 300 feet of the area suspected of ■ Turn off and unplug computers and other
OR exit the building if safe conditions exist. containing explosive device. voltage sensitive equipment.
■ Get down on the ﬂoor and ensure that ■ For information about a prolonged outage,
■ Faculty/Staff should check for, but not
no one is visible from outside the room. disturb, unusual objects as they depart check Auraria Campus website at www.
Call 911 from a campus phone or dial the classroom or ofﬁces. Report these ahec.edu or the local media.
(303) 556-5000 from any other phone to unusual objects to the Auraria Campus
access the Auraria Campus Police and Police and Emergency Personnel.
advise the dispatcher of the events, inform
him/her of your location, and remain in ■ Do not enter a building until authorized SUSPICIOUS PERSON
place until the police give the “all clear.” by Emergency Personnel/Auraria
Campus Police. ■ Do not physically confront the person.
■ If an active shooter enters your ofﬁce
or classroom, try to remain calm. Call ■ Do not let anyone into a locked building/
9-1-1 from a campus phone or dial ofﬁce.
(303) 556-5000 from any other phone, FIRE ■ If the individual is inside, do not block the
and if possible, alert police of the person’s access to an exit.
■ Activate the nearest ﬁre alarm pull station
shooter’s location. If you can’t speak,
and call 911 from a campus phone to ■ Call 911 from a Campus phone or dial
leave the line open so the dispatcher
access Auraria Campus Police or dial (303) 556-5000 to access Auraria Campus
can listen to what’s taking place.
(303) 556-5000 from all other phones. Police. Provide as much information
■ If the shooter leaves the area, proceed as possible about the person and their
■ Evacuate the building.
immediately to a safer place and do not direction of travel.
touch anything that was in the vicinity ■ Do not re-enter the building until
of the shooter. authorized by Emergency Personnel.
GENERAL EVACUATION EARTHQUAKES/TORNADOS/ ■ Do not touch or disturb object.
INFORMATION SEVERE WEATHER ■ Call 911 from a campus phone to access
Auraria Campus Police or dial (303) 556-
■ In the event of a building alarm or ofﬁcial ■ If an underground or designated shelter is 5000 from all other phones.
notiﬁcation, evacuate the building using not available, move to an interior room or ■ Notify your supervisor, faculty or staff
the nearest exit (or alternate if nearest hallway on the lowest ﬂoor and get beside member immediately.
exit is blocked). not under a sturdy piece of furniture.
■ Be prepared to evacuate.
■ Do not use elevators! ■ Stay away from windows. DO NOT open
■ Take personal belongings (keys, windows.
wallets, etc). ■ Any ﬁre doors in hallways should be closed.
■ Secure any hazardous materials ■ Remain in the safe area until all danger
or equipment before leaving. has passed. ■ Closure options include: Closed for the
■ Follow directions given by emergency ■ If the facility is damaged, evacuate after day and evening; Closed for the evening
personnel and/or Auraria Campus the storm passes and stay clear of the beginning at 4 p.m.
Police Ofﬁcers. damaged area. Be aware of fallen debris, ■ Tune to a local radio or TV station for
■ Gather 500 feet from the building unless downed power lines and gas leaks. closure information and/or call the 24
otherwise instructed by Emergency ■ Follow directives of Emergency Personnel/ hour info line at (303) 556-2401 for status
Personnel and/or Auraria Campus Police. Auraria Campus Police. on snow closures.
■ If it is safe for you to assist persons
with disabilities or special needs, do
so. If you are unable to assist, notify
REMAIN CALM. PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO OTHERS, IF NECESSARY.
emergency responders of the location Auraria Higher
and number of disabled or special needs Education Center
persons located in your area. www.ahec.edu
■ Wait to be contacted. Do not return to
the building or move to another side To Report a Campus Emergency: DIAL 911 from a campus phone OR
of the building unless told to do so by
DIAL (303) 556-5000 to directly access the Auraria Campus Police
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