Resources & Services


Emergency Preparedness-IU Notify

Indiana University wants you to be ready for anything. In the event of a disaster or emergency, this Web site ( will contain regularly updated news, instructions, and information.

You will need to know what to do and what actions the university is taking in the following types of situations:

  • Explosion
  • Severe Weather
  • Fire
  • Shooter
  • Terrorist Attack
  • Biohazard

In addition to the IU site, IUPUI has a local emergency site dedicated to keeping you informed of weather emergencies, class cancellations, or other campus emergencies. The IUPUI Emergency Preparedness homepage is

During critical situations, IU faculty, staff, and students will receive information and instructions directly through IU-Notify, an integrated e-mail, voice mail, and text messaging system. Keep your contact information up-to-date on OneStart ( to ensure you will be notified. Please note: Once you have logged in to OneStart, click the black “Notifications” tab at the top of the window. In the left side of the window, click on “IU-Notify.” From there, you can update your address, phone numbers, text number, etc.

If this isn’t an emergency and you have a specific question regarding your personal safety and security, send an e-mail to prepare [at] indiana [dot] edu.