Emergency Preparedness


Emergency Notification System

Edinboro's mass notification system provides important, life-saving information in emergency situations. This system includes the latest in enhanced safety features to protect students, employees and visitors to our campus.

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EU Shield App

A key component of the system is the EU Shield mobile web application. The EU Shield safety app can be downloaded through the Google Play or Apple App Store. The app is free.

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Concerning Behavior

Concerning Behavior Referral Form
If there is an immediate concern or threat to self or others, call University Police 814-732-2911

What type of behavior warrants a referral?
Any self-injurious behaviors, suicidal ideation, erratic behaviors that disrupt teaching or campus activities, or behaviors that might compromise safety should be referred. When in doubt, make the referral. If you feel there is an immediate concern or a threat, call University Police at 814-732-2911.

What happens after I make a referral?
The Campus Assessment Response and Evaluation (C.A.R.E.) Team will review the information provided and make a recommendation regarding appropriate action. The C.A.R.E. Team is here to help.

What is the C.A.R.E. Team?
The Campus Assessment Response and Evaluation (C.A.R.E.) Team is a collaborative interdisciplinary team of campus-community members that addresses the growing need in the university community for a centralized, coordinated, developmental intervention for employees, students and visitors in need, prior to a crisis.


Important Contacts

Emergency Number: 9-1-1
On-Campus Emergency Number: 2911
Campus Police (non-emergency): 814-732-2921
Office of Safety and Risk Management: 814-732-2709
Facilities: 814-732-2826
Student Health Services: 814-732-2743
Counseling and Psychological Services: 814-732-2252

Contact Us

Office of Safety and Risk Management
1st Floor Lawrence Towers
150 Perry Lane
Edinboro, PA 16444
Phone: 814-732-2709
Fax: 814-732-2228

Jim Dahle
Director of Safety and Risk Management
Email: jdahle@pennwest.edu
Phone: 814-732-2709