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After A Storm

Returning to Campus

If the University is closed due to a storm, Campus Police will determine if the campus and facilities are safe once the storm is over.  If so, key personnel will be recalled to make an initial damage assessment.

Information regarding the campus re-opening will be posted on the website and will also be distributed through local and regional news agencies. News and Information staff will also send informational emails to the campus community.

Emergency and Recovery Information from UT Advantage

Below you will find guides to recovery from a disaster.

As a reminder, UTB faculty, staff and their eligible family members have 24/7 access to the Employee Assistance Program and WorkLife services at 1-866-320-2593 and online at

For more information, visit the EAP website at

Contact Information:
Emergency Response Team
c/o Business Affairs
451 E. Alton Gloor
Brownsville, Texas 78526
Phone: 956-882-8240
Fax: 956-882-3868
For driving directions, click here

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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