If you witness an armed individual on campus at any time or an individual who is acting in a hostile or belligerent manner, immediately call 210-999-7000 or the University Police Department at 210-999-7070.
Active Shooter Situation Definition:
An active shooter is a person(s) who appears to be actively engaging in killing or attempting to kill people in a populated area; in most cases, active shooters use firearms, and there is no apparent pattern or method to their selection of victims. These situations are dynamic and evolve rapidly, with immediate deployment of law enforcement to stop the shooting and mitigate harm to innocent victims.
If an active shooter is outside your building:
What to expect from responding police:
If an active shooter enters your office or classroom:
If an active shooter is in your building: