Emergency Operations Center

Emergency Preparedness

In the event of a crisis situation, LSU will communicate vital information as quickly and efficiently as possible in order to provide the greatest safety for our students, faculty, and staff.

One or more of the following communication tools will be used to notify students, faculty, and staff:

  • Text Messaging: Messages will be sent out from the LSU Emergency Operations Center to all users enrolled in the Emergency Text Messaging System

  • Website: Notice posted on the LSU homepage and myLSU

  • Social Media:Updates will be posted to Facebook and Twitter as the situation develops

  • Email: Broadcast message to campus e-mail addresses

  • Telephone: Broadcast voice mail to campus extensions and posted to emergency information hotline 225-578-4636 or 1-800-516-6444

  • Media: Media alerts distributed to all area print and broadcast media representatives

  • Official State Crisis Communications: emergency.louisiana.gov

Campus Alerts

Highland Road open and power restored

 

LSU Shield App

The LSU Shield mobile application will improve your safety and security.

App Store

GOOGLE PLAY

 

LSU Emergency Contacts

Save these numbers in your cell phone.

LSU Police Department
225-578-3231

Campus Crisis Information
225-578-4636

 

Traffic Evacuation Plan

Learn about the plan and download the traffic evacuation map.

map: Evacuation Plan