Emergency Action Plan

Emergency Information

Security Alert

A Durham Tech student reported that he was the victim of an armed robbery at the bus stop on East Lawson Street at 9:42 a.m. Monday, September 22. Campus Police and Public Safety is working with Durham Police to investigate this allegation. More information will be forthcoming as the investigation proceeds. Check back here for updated information. Please be aware of your surroundings and report any suspicious activity to Campus Police at 919-536-7255 extension 5555. They will be giving heightened attention to the bus stop area.

Are You Prepared?

During an emergency, this page will be updated regularly with emergency information for the Durham Tech community. Updates will be specific to Durham Tech operations.

Emergency Contacts

Campus Emergency: dial 5555 using a campus phone or 919-536-7255, ext. 5555 using a cell phone.

Closings: 919-536-7200, the home page of the Durham Tech website, or see the list of TV and radio stations.

The college is committed to the safety and security of all members of the college community. In times of emergency, the college will provide appropriate campus-wide response to assure safety and minimize losses.

Emergency preparedness is also an individual responsibility. Take the time now to read and become familiar with:

Inclement Weather

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Personal Preparedness
Seasonal Influenza
Campus Safety and Security
Campus Safety Tips
Campus Crime Statistics
Chemical Safety Data
Student Code of Conduct
Inclement Weather
CodeRED Emergency
Notification System

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1637 East Lawson Street
Durham, NC 27703

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