Office of Emergency Management

Welcome to the University of Houston's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) website. The OEM actively works to improve and expand its campus wide approach to increase the university's overall disaster resilience.


Get a look inside the University
of Houston Office of Emergency
Management operations.

Kelly Boysen, Interim Emergency Management Director and Ginger Walker, Emergency Management Specialist with CERT 2013 Graduating Class
Kelly Boysen, Interim Emergency
Management Director and Ginger
Walker,Emergency Management
Specialist with CERT 2013
Graduating Class

UH Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Mission:

The UH Office of Emergency Management supports our campus community of staff, faculty, and students to ensure that as a university we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.

The University of Houston Emergency Operation Center is your single resource for up-to-the-minute information about campus emergency incidents including school closures or announcements about unfavorable weather conditions around our area.

To ensure you receive emergency email notifications and text messages, please verify your information in the myUH system (faculty/staff instructions | student instructions).

For inquiries, contact oem@uh.edu

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