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Emergency Preparedness

Abilene Campus

Current Status: Abilene

Abilene: The campus is operating under normal conditions.

In the event of an emergency, this site will be updated with information about the nature of the incident, how to remain safe and, after the event, the point at which safety has been restored.


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Inclement Weather / Campus Closings

TTUHSC operating policy 10.02 is an established policy and procedure regarding the suspension of classes and closing of offices for a short period of time. Inclement weather, electrical outages, malfunctions of the central heating and cooling plant, chemical or biological problems, fire, and explosions are some of the events that might require the suspension of classes and closing of offices. Learn More

Severe Weather

TTUHSC maintains several warning and alert systems for use in the event major storms or other disasters threaten our community. TTUHSC operating policy attachment 76.15 D identifies the procedures to alert all TTUHSC Abilene employees, students, patients, visitors of severe weather conditions. Learn More

National Weather Service

Essential Personnel

It will be the responsibility of the President, Vice Presidents, and Deans to assure that by November 15 of each year the administrators in their organization notify in writing those persons designated as "essential." The Human Resources Office or the Regional Dean's Office at a regional campus will be informed of the personnel designated as essential. Learn More

Abilene Emergency Numbers

Hendrick Health System
1900 Pine St., Abilene, TX 79601
Abilene Regional Medical Center
6250 US Highway 83, Abilene, TX 79606
MetroCare Ambulance Dispatch 325.692.9367
Poison Control Center 800.222.1222
» Emergency 911
» Administration 325.676.6676
» Emergency 911
» Desk Sergeant 325.676.6563
» Non-Emergency 325.676.8331
Texas Highway Patrol 325.795.4000
Crime Stoppers 325-676-8477


Normal Normal Conditions
Alert Weather / Campus Closing
Emergency Emergency

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