Hurricane Preparedness

Hurricane Preparedness

HURRICANE SEASON BEGINS JUNE 1

The 2016 hurricane season began June 1 and ends November 30.

The college's Emergency Response Officer keeps the college up to date on developing and approaching storms on the Hurricane Alert page. The page has information on the current campus emergency level, closings and re-openings, department emergency plans, employee recall information and links to the National Weather Service's National Hurricane Center and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Weather information will be posted on the college's home page and the hurricane alert page.

Announcements and updates prior to, during and after a storm will be sent to all faculty, staff members and students from the Emergency Response Team at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Return-to-campus notification will be posted on the college website, sent out via College email accounts, by text messages from IT (to students and employees registered in the Emergency Notification System), and through the local media outlets.

There are certain preparations departments must make in anticipation of a storm. Click here to view departmental hurricane plans.

The college has prepared an informational flyer to guide you on what to do in the event of a hurricane. Keep it for handy reference, for use before and after the storm.

For more information, contact Office of Finance and Administration at 956-295-3385 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Hurricane Preparedness Links

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 13:47