Category: UIC Alerts

UIC ALERT TEST: ALL CLEAR — Dec. 3

UIC ALERT [TEST]: This is an ALL CLEAR notification. The UIC ALERT emergency notification system TEST has ended.
Additional information about emergency situations, active threat response, and important weather announcements can be found on emergency.uic.edu and ready.uic.edu.
Thank you for your participation.

UIC ALERT TEST — Dec. 3

UIC ALERT [TEST]: This is a TEST of the UIC ALERT emergency notification system. No action is required. This is only a test.
In the event of an actual emergency, you would be given brief details and directed to the emergency.uic.edu and the uic.edu homepage.
Thank you for your participation.

UIC ALERT: UIC Police take all threats seriously

UIC ALERT: UIC Police take all threats to the campus community very seriously and will continue to work with Federal and State partners to maintain the safety and security of the university. If you see suspicious activity, report it to local law enforcement immediately by calling 312-355-5555 or 911.

UIC Alert: All streets now open

All streets near the Damen/Taylor intersection are now open. Resume normal activities.


UIC Alert: Ongoing congestion at Damen/Taylor

UIC ALERT: The UIC campus is not under any threat or danger. An alleged shooter has been taken into custody at the Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Nobody has been injured. Continue to avoid the Taylor/Damen intersection which is still heavily congested. More information as available at emergency.uic.edu.


UIC Alert: Police activity at corner of Taylor and Damen

Police activity at the corner of Taylor and Damen Streets. Avoid the area. Authorities are responding. If you are on campus, follow instructions from university officials or local authorities. More information as available at emergency.uic.edu.


Power restored/classes resume

Power has been restored to all East Campus buildings and all classes will resume as scheduled including classes in the Science & Engineering Lab East, Science & Engineering Lab West, Science & Engineering South and Engineering Research Facility. These four buildings will reopen Wed., April 17 at 7 am. For more info visit emergency.uic.edu


Update on classes

All classes on the East Campus will take place today with the exception of those held in Science & Engineering Lab East, Science & Engineering Lab West, Science & Engineering South, and the Engineering Research Facility. These four buildings will remain closed for the rest of the day. More information as available at emergency.uic.edu.


UIC Alert: Some classes canceled due to East Campus power outage

The following buildings are closed and classes in them are canceled today: Science & Engineering Lab East, Science & Engineering Lab West, Science & Engineering South, and Engineering Research Facility due to an ongoing power outage. Updates will follow. More info at emergency.uic.edu. If you are on campus, follow instructions from university officials. If you are not on campus, stay away. More information as available at emergency.uic.edu.


UIC Alert: All Clear, Tornado Watch Cancelled

The tornado watch for 3/14/19 has been cancelled. An ALL CLEAR has been declared for the campus; return to normal operations.