Severe Weather - Natural Disasters


  • Follow instructions as provided by your Department/University
  • Listen to radio and television for weather updates
  • Check the McMurry University website, McMurry email, and/or the media for return to work status


  • Go to basement or lowest floor of building
  • Stay away from exterior walls, doors, and windows
  • If possible, immediately move to Radford, Garrison Campus Center, or Jay Rollins Library (buildings with basements).
  • Move to interior hallways and small interior rooms (e.g., bathroom, closet, etc.)
  • Get under a piece of furniture if possible (e.g., sturdy table, desk)
  • Remain in safety area until administration, McMurry Security, or local emergency personnel give notice that all is clear.
  • Call 911 if emergency help is needed

Buildings with Basements

  • Radford
  • Jay Rollins Library
  • Garrison Campus Center
  • Gold Star Residence Hall
  • Education Building (Graham Education Building)  [limited space available]