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Emergencies at BYU-Idaho

This is a place to go in case of an emergency where you can get more information


A guide on how the BYU-Idaho community can prepare for and respond to campus emergencies.
Rexburg and the surrounding area have experienced flood emergencies as recent as 2014. Follow these procedures if there is a flood.
Be aware of hygiene and health hazards and learn how to prevent illness.
Students, faculty, and staff should know how to protect themselves if an active shooter is on campus.
Fires can spread quickly. Know what to do to respond in the right way.
Severe stormy weather poses many threats that can affect travel, communication, and physical safety.
Directions and resources if you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault.
Follow these procedures in the case of bomb threats, online threats, riots, and assaults on campus.
Hazardous substances create extremely dangerous situations if not handled correctly.
Learn how to prevent physical assault and what to do if you are physically assaulted.
Idaho is a semi-active earthquake zone. Any action taken before, during, and immediately following an earthquake might mean the difference between life and death.
Learn about procedures if there is a power outage or utility failure during a disaster.
How to recognize mental health concerns and available campus resources. If you or someone you know is considering suicide or self-harm, help is available. You are not alone.
Emergency Phone Numbers

Public Safety Office: 208-496-3000

Student Health Center: 208-496-9330

Rexburg Fire Dept: 208-359-3010

Madison Memorial Hospital: 208-359-6900

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