Suspicious driver

A male suspected to have a gun was reported to be driving near campus. Police were on the scene immediately and the situation is safe as of 11:16 a.m.

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Ebola Awareness

There are no known or suspected incidents of direct or indirect exposure to the Ebola virus among members of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette community.

The University is following the guidance of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, and the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals.

In an effort to keep students, faculty, staff, and visitors to our campus informed about the current situation related to reported and suspected cases of Ebola in the U.S., UL Lafayette offers information on our Environmental Health & Safety website. This resource is for general education and awareness purposes to assist the University community with taking preventative measures against and identifying the symptoms of the Ebola virus.

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Register for ENS alerts, download campus safety app

The University’s emergency notification system sends alerts by email, phone, and text message to members of the UL Lafayette community in situations where an immediate threat is evident.

For more information on the ENS system and to sign up for alerts, visit the Office of Environmental Health and Safety’s website.

The University also offers a free mobile app that serves as a virtual safety network of friends, family, and campus security. Learn more about the Rave Guardian Campus Safety app on the University Police Department’s website.

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Emergency Notification 10/16/14 Update

The suspicious device in Girard Park was determined not to be a threat and the area is clear.

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Emergency Notification 10/16/14

A suspicious device was found in Girard Park. Please stay away from the area. Additional instructions may follow.

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Emergency Notification System test message

This is a test of the UL Lafayette Emergency Notification System. This is only a test.

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University, local officials effectively respond to bomb threat

After assessing the events of last Wednesday’s pair of bomb threats, UL Lafayette officials determined that communications, evacuations and street closures were timely and effective, while they also look at ways to improve for the future. http://www.louisiana.edu/news-events/news/20140722/university-local-officials-effectively-respond-bomb-threat

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