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Emergency Preparedness

El Paso Campus

Current Status: El Paso

El Paso: The campus is operating under normal conditions.

In the event of an emergency, this site will be updated with information about the nature of the incident, how to remain safe and, after the event, the point at which safety has been restored.


No new announcements.


Closing Due to Inclement Weather

TTUHSC issued OP 10.02 prescribing the policies and procedures for suspension of classes and closing of offices in emergency situations. This Regional Campus Policy defines the procedures to be followed in El Paso for these situations. Learn More

Severe Weather Alert System

TTUHSC maintains several warning and alert systems for use in the event major storms or other disasters threaten our community. TTUHSC operating policy attachment 76.15 B identifies the procedures to alert all TTUHSC El Paso employees, students, patients, and visitors of severe weather conditions. Learn More

National Weather Service

Essential Personnel

It will be the responsibility of the President, Vice Presidents, and Deans to assure that by November 15 of each year the administrators in their organization notify in writing those persons designated as "essential." The Human Resources Office or the Regional Dean's Office at a regional campus will be informed of the personnel designated as essential. Learn More

El Paso Emergency Numbers

Emergency Medical Services (E.M.S.) 9-911
Emergency Rooms (Medical Advice in an Emergency)  
» University Medical Center (UMC) of El Paso 915.521.7700
Poison Control Center 800.222.1222
Crisis Hotline 915.779.1800
Fire 9-911
» El Paso Police 9-911
» TTUHSC Police 915.215.7111
Facilities and Plant Services 915.215.4500
Communication Services - El Paso 915.215.4001
Communication Services - Lubbock 806.742.2000


Normal Normal Conditions
Alert Weather / Campus Closing
Emergency Emergency

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