Welcome to MIT Emergency Management

MIT Emergency Management works closely with representatives and volunteers across campus to develop and implement  procedures and programs that ensure the continued operation of the Institute and to keep our community safe.

We are responsible for a professional, comprehensive emergency management and business continuity program for MIT that perpetuates resiliency across all sectors of the Institute.



MIT EMS is now part of our team!  MIT Emergency Management serves as the administrative department that manages MIT’s student-run ambulance service, MIT EMS.  We partner with the MIT EMS executives to ensure the service is running smoothly and serving the MIT community to ensure quick response to medical emergencies on the campus.  We are proud to have them as part of our team!


  • We’re attending the World Congress this week to take training to help our first responder partners (like ) and it looks like our manager is trying to recruit a different type of first responder to add to our team!
  • Want to learn how to respond to any emergency? What a silly question, of course you do! Attend our General Emergency Preparedness training May 23, 10-11am, 37-252. We teach notification options and basic response actions. ⚠️ Sign up:
  • RT : Update: a person reportedly claimed he had a gun while riding on an MBTA bus. He was gone upon police arrival and a search in the area has not located any suspect.,

MIT Emergency Management is hiring!

    MIT EM is hiring! We currently have an open position for a Business Continuity Coordinator. Come join our

30 November 2018

Welcome to our new site!

  In 2015, MIT executives made the decision to dissolve the well-established Security and Emergency Management Office (SEMO) and create

11 May 2018