The safety and well being of every individual on the campus of the University of the Ozarks is of utmost importance. Each member of the Ozarks campus community is responsible for being prepared in the event of crisis.
If a major emergency occurs, the University will activate the campus emergency response systems and provide up-to-date information to the campus community. Ozarks has made planning ahead for emergencies a priority and continues to expand and update our procedures in the development of our emergency response plan.
The primary goals of the Ozarks emergency response plan are to:
We are continuing to update our systems to inform the campus community during times of crisis in the most efficient and helpful manner possible. During emergency or severe weather situations, general communication techniques that campus community members should be aware of are as follows: