Active shooter situations are always unpredictable, but there are things that should be immediately done to protect oneself.
If it is possible to do so safely, exit the building immediately when you become aware of an incident, moving away from the immediate path of danger, and take the following steps.
If you are directly involved in an incident and exiting the building is not possible, the following actions are recommended:
The Monmouth University Police (MUPD), along with surrounding municipal departments, are trained and equipped to respond to an emergency incident of this nature. During the initial phase of the incident, the MUPD will evaluate the situation to determine the best course of action for the safety of the university community and will notify everyone with emergency information as promptly as possible.