The Emergency Management mission of California State University, East Bay shall be to develop, organize, coordinate and lead the campus toward effective preparation for, and efficient response to, emergencies and disasters with the primary focus on saving lives, reducing human suffering and the minimizing of property loss and academic services. To accomplish these tasks, the University will:
- Develop plans and procedures to ensure the highest levels of mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery;
- Maintain a comprehensive, risk-based, multi-hazard emergency management and training program addressing the safety and security of the students, faculty, staff, and visitors;
- Coordinate with federal, state, and local resources for securing of agency services to maximize the support of the University’s effort in minimizing disruption of academic programs, controlling losses, attempting to maintain operations and essential services;
- Assist the neighboring community in disaster recovery efforts once the University’s needs have been addressed.