The University of Alabama maintains a comprehensive emergency management program that incorporates a number of plans and procedures. The University’s program is accredited by the Emergency Management Accreditation Agency (EMAP) and is one of eight universities in the nation that has earned this certification. The University of Alabama is also a StormReady University certified by the National Weather Service and a Weather-Ready Nation ambassador.

The OEM website is a resource for students, employees, and visitors to enhance your emergency preparedness.

For questions regarding the emergency management program, email OEM at For questions or correspondence to specific staff members, please refer to the staff page for contact information.