Emergency Procedures


  1. Evacuate the building using the nearest unblocked exit.
  2. Do not use elevators!
  3. Follow directives of Robert Morris University staff.


  1. Do not move a seriously injured person.
  2. Isolate victim, administer First Aid and provide comfort.
  3. Direct emergency medical personnel to the victim.

Severe Weather Conditions

  1. Monitor the weather via radio, television, or the internet.
  2. Stay inside and away from windows glass, and unsecured objects.
  3. Move to a below-ground level, stairwell, or room with no windows.

Disruptive Person

  1. If possible, avoid direct confrontation.
  2. Follow directives of Robert Morris University staff.
  3. Stay calm and wait for an all clear message.

Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.