Power Outage & Closure Protocol
Student Services Procedures
In the event that the power goes out while an employees are on campus, wait for direction from the direct supervisor before leaving campus.
Shelter in place if it is safe to do so and await instructions.
President’s Cabinet will immediately convene to discuss the situation, contact PG&E and the police department to discuss the outage, assess any hazards on the local roads and at the campus exits are safe. This will all be taken into consideration before the decision is made to close the campus.
President’s Cabinet will notify (usually within 15 minutes of the initial outage) all deans and directors to inform them of the decision to keep campus open or closed and next steps for any special programs or events.
Those deans/directors will then inform their direct reports.