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Events of the past years have called attention to the need to be prepared for a wide range of emergencies. The tragedies at Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook have caused campuses across the country to reassess their level of preparedness. The Florida International University Police Department is committed to continuously training our officers to respond to all types of critical incidents, including active shooters.

The awareness and preparedness of members of our community is equally important. We present this information for your use and distribution.

FEMA Active Shooter Online Training: IS-907 - Active Shooter:  What You Can Do

If you witness any suspicious activity on campus at any time, immediately contact University Police at 
305-348-5911 or dial 9-1-1. Please remember “if you see something say something.”

Safety guidelines for active shooter situations on campus.

Below are links to guides provided by the United States Department of Homeland Security. They are guidelines for action should you find yourself in an active shooter situation. Please feel free to print them for your personal reference or to share them with other students, faculty, staff members, or anyone you think may benefit from having this information.