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’ve gotten a little bit of snow on campus from tonight’s storm, but we don’t anticipate altering normal operating hours this weekend. Still, be and travel safely if you are out and about or commuting to campus! ‍♀️‍♂️ ,
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  • MIT Alert: ALL CLEAR - the MIT phone system has been restored. Call MIT Police at 617-253-1212 if you have an emergency on campus. More info: ,

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

MIT EM Leads Cambridge Climate Exercise

MIT Leads Cambridge Climate Resilience Exercise On January 17th, 2018, a diverse group of Cambridge business and universities participated in

17 January 2018