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We are committed to the protection of students, faculty, staff and guest through providing a safe and healthy environment in which to conduct the University business.

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About Bronco Alert

The Bronco ALERT system is designed to enhance and improve communication to the campus community to inform in the event of an emergency or campus closure. The goal is to use several different methods to deliver the message to the community as a whole for the word to spread as well as to individually reach every student and employee. 

  • May be used with text capable cell phones, smart phones, or pagers.
  • Messages may also be sent to campus e-mail account.
  • Used for ongoing safety threat, emergency, or severe weather events.
  • The service is free (your service provider may bill for text or data usage) for students, staff, and faculty, you must register to receive messages at or

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Fayetteville State University Emergency Management and Environmental Health & Safety (EHS)





FSU Student Health Services Response to Ebola Outbreak


FSU Student Health Services is closely monitoring the outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease in West Africa and the public health response through a collaborative effort with the Cumberland County Department of Health and the University of North Carolina community.    For more information and the most accurate and current resources on the outbreak from global leading authorities, please visit the following:


There is currently a Level 3 travel warning issued by the CDC to restrict nonessential travel to the neighboring countries of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. For more information regarding Ebola, visit

Ebola Virus Disease is a rare disease that is transmittable through direct contact with a sick person's blood or body fluids and/or contact with contaminated objects or infected animals. It is not spread through the air.


People (including students, faculty and staff) returning to the United States from an affected area should monitor their health, and if they feel sick, they should contact their health provider immediately and tell him or her about their recent travel and potential contacts.


Please contact Linda Melvin at ext. 1259 or Thea Credle at ext. 1456 for further details.





Welcome to the website and we hope you find the information contained on these webpages useful. We welcome all feedback and strive to make this website more useful to you. The FSU Office of Emergency Management and EHS is a unit with the University's Department of Police and Public Safety, responsible for development and implementation of emergency preparedness initiatives, coordination of resources during disasters and other incidents, and the overall health and safety of the University community.

Mission: Promote the University's disaster awareness, prevention, mitigation, planning, response, and recovery programs. We help protect the lives and property of students, faculty, staff, and visitors of FSU, and facilitate the restoration of vital functions of the University to full working capacity immediately following an event. Promote compliance with applicable laws, regulations, standards, and practices, through leadership, and education, in the areas of environmental and occupational health, safety, and emergency management.

Vision: Build a safe, healthful, and resilient campus community through collaborative partnerships.                         

Access Resources

Take time to explore our Website to access resources and to find answers to your health and safety questions. The safety manual provides many of the procedures to be utilized should a health or safety emergency occur on our campus.

Emergency Management

As a Disaster Resistant University, we promote a disaster resistant culture on campus through education, mitigation projects, and well-practiced emergency plans and procedures.

***FSU Employee Recommended Safety Training

10 Basic Safety Classes recommended for ALL FSU staff, faculty and student employees that may be exposed to the hazards.

  • Employee Safety Orientation*
  • Hazard Communication GHS *
  • Materials Handling
  • Electrical Safety Awareness
  • Ergonomics Awareness
  • Office Safety (general)
  • Signs and Tags
  • Slips, Trips and Falls
  • Building Emergency Response Plan (BEAP) - Department specific, talk to your manager/supervisor
  • Bloodborne Pathogens * - Department specific, talk to your manager/supervisor
    (*Denotes required training)

Campus Resources





Emergency Management & Environmental Health and Safety
Fayetteville State University

1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301
(910) 672-1456
(910) 672-1827
(910) 672-2494

Fayetteville State University Public Safety and Health Reference Numbers

FSU Campus Emergency
1911 or 672-1295

City of Fayetteville Police/Fire (Off campus) (Emergency)

FSU Campus Police and Public Safety (Main line)

FSU Campus Information
672-1111 (After 5:00 pm 672-1775)

Campus Emergency Information Line
672-2929 or 672-1474

FSU Office of Emergency Management
672-1456 or 273-8043

FSU Campus Environmental Health and Safety
672-1827 or 672-2494

FSU Facilities Management (Emergency)



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