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If you witness any armed individual or shooter on campus at any time, immediately call 9-1-1 and provide the following information:
  • Your Name
  • Nature of the incident
  • Location of the incident
  • Description of person(s) involved
  • Number of persons who may be involved
  • If shots have been fired
  • Injuries (if known)
Should gunfire, weapons, or explosives be involved, avoid the incident. Take cover.
If the Shooter is Outside the Building

  • If it is possible to flee the area safely and avoid danger, do so. Notify anyone you may encounter to exit the area immediately. Evacuate to a safe area away from the danger and take protective cover. Stay there until assistance arrives.
  • Dial 9-1-1.
  • Go to the nearest room or office, or core area of the building, if safe to do so.
  • Barricade doors and block windows.
  • Turn off all the lights, close blinds and close and lock all windows and doors.
  • Seek protective cover for yourself and any others (concrete walls, thick desks, filing cabinets may protect you from bullets).
  • Keep occupants calm, quiet and out of sight.
  • Silence cell phones.
 
If the Shooter is Inside the Building

  • If it is possible to flee the area safely and avoid danger, do so. Notify anyone you may encounter to exit the building immediately. Evacuate to a safe area away from the danger and take protective cover. Stay there until assistance arrives.
  • Dial 9-1-1.
  • If it is impossible for you to leave, secure yourself in your space.
  • Barricade doors and block windows.
  • Turn off all the lights, close blinds and close and lock all windows and doors.
  • Seek protective cover for yourself and any others (concrete walls, thick desks, filing cabinets may protect you from bullets).
  • Keep occupants calm, quiet and out of sight.
  • Silence cell phones.
  • Turn off radios and computer monitors.
  • Do not answer the door.
 
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Contact Information
Emergency Management
Valley City State University
101 College St SW
Valley City, ND 58072
701-845-7705
800-532-8641 ext. 37705
Fax: 701-845-7707

Office hours:
7:45 am - 12:15 pm
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Power House:
24 HOUR ASSISTANCE
701-845-7708
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