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!


  • RT : An Excessive Heat Warning is in effect for much of southern New England. The combination of hot temps and high humidity will create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. ,
  • RT : Heat Safety Tips: • Never leave children or pets alone in a closed vehicle • Recognize & respond to heat-related illnesses • Check on elderly & those at risk • Check with local officials or call 2-1-1 to find cooling centers More tips: ,
  • With a heat wave and high heat indices starting tomorrow and continuing throughout the weekend, review these Extreme Heat safety tips from to stay safe:

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