Emergency Information Hub

EOU Emergency Response Information

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Emergency Notification System

In the event of an emergency or campus closure, EOU students, employees and partner organizations will be notified by a combination of e-mail, voice and text messages containing information on the nature of the emergency, what action(s) to take and where to obtain further information. See our text messaging FAQ.

If you are an EOU student or employee, ensure you receive EOU ALERT by checking and updating your contact information. Click the button below.

If you are an employee of a partner organization with offices on campus, you can also receive EOU ALERT. Click the button below to opt-in.

EOU Emergency Preparation

View our Emergency Preparation FAQ

Response to an active shooter

How to respond to an active shooter on the EOU campus (PDF)

Shots Fired on Campus (Student Edition)

Shots Fired on Campus (Office Edition)

Additional Information & Links

Crisis Communication Plan (DOC)

Inclement Weather Policy (DOC)

FlashAlert Newswire



Emergency Police and Fire Departments

  • Emergency 911
  • From campus phone 911

La Grande Police Department

  • Emergency 911
  • Non-emergency 541-963-1017

La Grande Fire Department

  • Emergency 911
  • Non-emergency 541-963-3123

Security Services

Security and emergency services provided at Eastern Oregon University help insure a safe and secure campus environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. On campus security is responsible for:

  • Response to life threatening incidents.
  • Patrol of campus grounds, buildings and other EOU properties.
  • Enforcement of parking codes and regulations.
  • Facilitates emergency access to campus buildings.
  • Enforces campus policies and regulations.
  • Responds to reports of crimes occurring on campus property.
  • Cooperative criminal investigations with local and state authorities

Crimes or criminal activity should immediately be reported to the Security Department.

Report a Crime

Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Program

EOU’s policies regarding sexual harassment, sexual assault, and consensual relationships can be accessed from the link below along with our campus anonymous report form.

Learn More

Campus Security and Fire Reports and other required reports

To comply with the Clery Act, campuses across the nation are required to annually disclose crimes that have occurred on and around campus.

View Reports

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