College and Campus Fire Safety

Learn the ways you can stay safe on campus and in your dorms.

Campus and Dorm Safety Tips

  • Learn your school’s escape plan. Every building will have an evacuation plan.
  • Participate and take fire alarm drills seriously.
  • Check to make sure your smoke alarms are working once a month.
  • Do not disconnect or take the batteries out of your smoke alarms unless they need to be replaced.
  • If you hear a smoke alarm or fire alarm, leave the building immediately.
  • Do not go back for anything in your dorm or the building.
  • Call 911 and let them know your location if you cannot safely escape.



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