Welcome to the Emergency Management website for University of Houston-Downtown. An emergency management system is intended to mitigate the effects of, prepare for, response to and recover from disasters. While an individual is ultimately responsible for his/her own safety, training and exercising together creates a resilient community.
This web site provides a variety of videos, forms, guides and links to help
you prepare. Please check the navigation menu to the left!
Situational awareness and sharing information are important tools in all phases of emergency management. UHD uses many methods to notify the campus community of emergency situations. In the event of an emergency, the University of Houston - Downtown will notify the campus via a combination of emails, text messages, and digital displays. Notifications for public viewing will be published to the
UHD Home Page,
UHD Twitter and
UHD_Alerts on Twitter.
Personal contact information must be
to receive emergency texts and/or notifications to a personal email account. Update your contact information using these links:
UHD Faculty & Staff
You can receive alerts via Twitter's "Fast Follow" without having a Twitter account. Just text "follow UHD_Alerts" to 40404. You will receive a text message confirming your request!
Follow UHD on Facebook and Twitter