UST Safety App
See the Hurricane Video
See the Active Shooter Video
See the Fire Video
See the Dane G. Ross Video
UST Safety App

Download the UST Safety App for emergency preparedness resources. Learn what to do in 20 types of emergencies. View the RSS Feed with real-time UST Alerts, and dial Security straight from the app.

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See the Hurricane Video As the wind and rain pick up, find out how to make a plan and a kit to respond to a hurricane warning.

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See the Active Shooter Video Be safe on campus and learn how to run, hide or fight to escape an armed intruder.

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See the Fire Video Fire can cause devastation in a matter of minutes. Learn how to use a fire extinguisher and what to do if you suspect a fire.

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See the Dane G. Ross Video Danger lurks in every corner, especially in the lair of Dane G. Ross. Find out what you can do to foil this dangerous villain.

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Take the Quiz

Take the Quiz  

Would you pass or fail during an emergency? Take the quiz and find out.


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Weather RSS

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Update Contact Info

Update Contact Info  

Is your emergency contact information current with UST? Learn how to update your email, phone & text.

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Resources
  • Personal Safety Tips
    Learn tips for being safe on campus, including officer escorts, blue lights and personal and vehicle safety.
  • Faculty & Staff Resources
    Identify disruptive behavior in the classroom and learn how to respond to violent acts or threats. Also, see tips for dealing with students in distress or crisis.
  • Student Resources
    Find out about Residence Life policies and download the Celts Helping Celts Suicide Prevention Guide - What every UST Celt should know about depression and suicidal thinking.
  • Run, Hide or Fight?
    If you suspect an intruder in your building, do you run, hide or fight?
  • Download the Pocket Guide
    Print your own pocket guide for fast tips on how to respond to emergencies, and get a deal from UST Dining Services: Students get 15% off beverage or food purchase, and faculty get a free small coffee. Download the Pocket Guide en Español
  • Safety & Awareness Events Calendar
    Learn about safety awareness and training events held on campus.
Safety News
UST Student is 20,000th Harris County CERT Member
The Harris County Citizen Corps Community Emergency Response Team, or CERT, program has reached a milestone of 20,000 trained members on March 7 with the graduation of its latest students from the University of St. Thomas.

New Chief to Lead University Police
The University of St. Thomas named James Tate as chief of University Police on Feb. 24. Tate replaces Daryl Bissett who held the position of chief of Security for six years.

ENS Emergency Notification System
About Emergency Preparedness
The University of St. Thomas is committed to the safety and security of all community members and visitors. The University received a $245,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to create a comprehensive plan to develop, review, improve and fully integrate campus-based all-hazards emergency management and business continuity plans. The campus community should “Be Aware, Be Prepared and Take Action!”

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University of St. Thomas
Emergency and Safety Services
3800 Montrose Blvd.
Houston, TX 77006
Email: safety@stthom.edu
Phone: 713-525-3888