Be Prepared for Emergencies

It is important to remain informed about the campus if there is ever an emergency. UB's official source for information is UB Alert. Find announcements and updates about any events or weather that impacts UB.

UB Alert

UB Alert is our emergency email and text system. All students, faculty and staff are encouraged to sign up to receive timely announcements and updates for their health and safety.

Read about how this system works.

Fire on Campus

Each local area on any campus has a plan to evacuate and regroup so that all members can be counted. Find out from your department what your plan is.  

Read more about fire on campus.

Severe Weather

Sometimes during severe weather, essential employees are asked to report. Ask your supervisor if you are considered essential.

Stay tuned to UB Alert for official announcements. Of course, also heed the local advisories for your city or county.  

Find answers to questions for employees during severe weather.