Instagram Combined Shape quotation Created with Sketch. 69
Potsdam Prepared: Fall 2021 Updates

Shelter in Place Information

Your safety is our first priority. Thank you for familiarizing yourself with this important emergency information.

Shelter in Place directives may be issued for different types of crises, including:
  • Hazardous materials or chemical leaks
  • Extreme weather
  • Fires
  • Bomb threats

Simply stated, "sheltering in place" means that you:

  • Assess your surroundings
  • Secure the area as best as you can
  • Stay put, and follow directions from first responders or campus officials (i.e., via Rave Alert messages)

View information regarding Active Shooter Situations