Preparedness Day at Northeastern University is a series of events that will take place in effort to share information, provide training, and facilitate discussion-based exercises for the purpose of preparedness.

The goal of Preparedness Day is to provide the participants with information and the additional capacity to build their condition of preparedness with confidence.

Preparedness Day 2018 took place on May 9th in the Curry Student Center and in Behrakis Health Sciences Center

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Three Areas of Focus for Preparedness Day
Three Areas of Focus for Preparedness Day

Event Location

Curry Student Center

Behrakis Health Sciences Center

Recorded Training Sessions

Live and Online Training (Available Soon)

How Do I Participate?

  • Information

    Collect information from this website to learn how to prepare. Check the links below for access to even more information from campus partners and external agencies.

  • Training

    Register for a training class or seminar on preparedness on topics from security awareness to cyber threats. Check the NU Online Safety Training Portal (Available Soon) to see courses available online and the live schedule of sessions.

  • Exercise

    Exercise your plans and take part in a facilitated tabletop exercise. Check out the NU Online Safety Training Portal (Available Soon) to see the schedule of planned tabletop exercises and register to be a part of it. Contact the Office of Emergency Management for additional information on how to build and run a tabletop exercise for your department.

Online Safety Training Portal

Preparedness Resources

Northeastern University Police
Main Website for the Resources and Services of the NUPD

NU Emergency Guidebook
Quick Reference Flipbook for Campus Emergencies

SafeZone Mobile Safety App

Information on the NU Safety App

Resources on a Variety of Hazards and Preparedness

Personal Preparedness
Information on How to Plan, Prepare, and Be Informed

NU Weather Station
Northeastern’s Weather Station Website to Monitor Conditions on Campus and Sign Up for Weather Notifications

NU RedEye and Safety Escort Services
Website on Safety Escorts and the TransLoc Rider App

International Safety Office
Website Link for the NU International Safety Office

Emergency Preparedness for Pets
Information on How to Prepare Your Pets for Emergencies

NU Alerts
Information on the Northeastern University Emergency Notification System

Wireless Emergency Alerts (Video)
Public Safety Emergency Alerts Systems

ITS Virtual Private Network
Information on the NU VPN and Remote Desktop Access for Continuity

E4Health Overview
NU Employee Assistance Program

How to Prep a Go Bag (Video)
Quick Video on Basic Kit Essentials

When the Clouds Form (Video)
What to Do in Severe Weather and Flooding

Online Safety Training Portal