Category: UIC Alerts

All Clear at Polk and Damen. Resume regular activities.

UIC ALERT: All Clear at Polk and Damen. The College of Medicine buildings (908-909-910) are open. The fifth floor of the 908 building at 1819 W. Polk St. remains closed due to fire damage. It is safe to resume regular activities in the area.


Fire extinguished at Polk and Damen. Stay clear of area. More info as available at emergency.uic.edu

UIC ALERT: Fire extinguished at Polk and Damen. Stay clear of area. College of Medicine buildings 908-909-910 have been evacuated. More information as available at emergency.uic.edu or 312-413-9696.


More info Police and fire activity at College of Medicine West Tower, not accessible at this time. Stay away from Polk st, Damen to Wolcott

UIC ALERT: There is an emergency situation at UIC. Authorities are responding. If you are on campus, follow instructions from university officials or local authorities. If you are not on campus, stay away. More information as available at emergency.uic.edu or 312-413-9696.


All Clear at Miller St. and Polk St. Resume normal activities.

UIC ALERT: All Clear at Miller St. and Polk St. Resume normal activities.


Police activity near Miller St. and Polk St. Avoid the area. No ongoing threat.

UIC ALERT: Police activity near Miller St. and Polk St. Avoid the area. No ongoing threat.


All Clear at Peoria St. bridge. Resume normal activities.

UIC ALERT: All Clear at Peoria St. bridge. It is safe to resume normal activities in the area.


Emergency situation at Peoria St. Bridge. Stay clear of area. CPD responding.

UIC ALERT: There is an emergency situation at the Peoria St. bridge. CPD authorities are responding. Stay clear of area. More information as it becomes available.


UIC ALERT: This is a TEST of the emergency notification system

UIC ALERT: The UIC emergency notification system is being tested. This is only a TEST. In a real emergency, check emergency.uic.edu or call 312-413-9696.

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