The hazardous materials release near Sloan Hall is now resolved. The all clear was given at 5:45pm and WSU is back to normal operations.
WSU Alert Fall Semester Test 9/29 at NoonSeptember 20, 2021 7:47am
The WSU Office of Emergency Management will be conducting the fall semester test of the WSU Alert Pullman system on the Pullman campus Wednesday, September 29th at 12:00 noon.
Faculty, staff and students associated with the Pullman campus who have signed up for emergency notifications will receive text messages, phone calls, emails, and desktop alerts on select computers which will be clearly identified as a test.
This test will include the campus outdoor warning sirens, which are designed to warn people on campus to take shelter and seek further information from other WSU Alert resources such as alert.wsu.edu.
During the test, please consider the actions you might take in a real emergency. Look for areas in which you might shelter in place and be aware of exits around you. During a real event, WSU will activate appropriate components of the system to alert people that they should be Aware of the situation, Assess their individual circumstances, and Act to take appropriate safety precautions.
Washington State University Pullman places the safety and security of its students, employees, and visitors as its highest priority. WSU has developed the WSU Alert Pullman System to disseminate official information via email, text messages, telephone, loudspeakers, Alert Website, and other means to notify the campus population of emergencies or threatening situations.
Your consideration, cooperation and patience of students, faculty and staff during the test is greatly appreciated.
Questions can be directed to the WSU Office of Emergency Management at 509-335-7471 or email@example.com. All WSU Pullman students, staff and faculty can subscribe to WSU Alert Pullman. Visit myWSU and register/update your emergency contact information.Read full alert...
The hazardous materials release is contained in the alley between Sloan Hall, Dana Hall, and the Engineering Teaching Research Laboratory. Avoid this area, shelter in place order has been lifted if you are in the vicinity exit toward College Av. and Spokane St.
There is a report of a hazardous materials release near Sloan Hall. If you are in the vicinity shelter in place until the all clear is giving. Avoid the area until further notice.
Responders are on site.