The Gaston College Campus Police and Security Department supports the College’s mission to provide a safe and secure campus and learning environment by assisting others with the highest commitment to professionalism, service, respect, and integrity.

Emergency Preparedness and Emergency Response Guide (ERG)

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Basic Emergency Preparedness

Campus Police and Security recommends that you review the following information to be better prepared in the event of an emergency:

  1. Program the Campus Police telephone number into your cell phone (704.922.6480).
  2. Subscribe to GC Alert for text and email messages regarding emergency situations, weather, and other important notices.
  3. Review the Emergency Response Guide (ERG).ERG Logo
      • The Emergency Response Guide (ERG)provides guidelines for various emergency situations.
      • This guide does not cover every conceivable situation, but focuses on 10 categories.
      • Note:  In addition to this online version, the ERG is also a printed document that is located at various locations throughout all three of Gaston College’s campuses.
  4. Participate in drills and training.
  5. Report suspicious persons and packages immediately to Campus Police.
  6. Pay attention to emergency notifications (e.g., PA announcements, GC Alert).
  7. Know Evacuation procedures (Exit the building).
  8. Know Shelter-in-Place procedures (Remain inside a building).
  9. Know Shelter-in-Place procedures (Remain inside a building).
  10. In the event of a hostile intruder/active shooter, know Run-Hide-Fight & Lockdown.

Additional Resources

Emergency Numbers and Locations

  • Emergency – 911
  • Campus Police (all campuses) – 704.922.6480

Dallas Campus (Main Office)

Comer Engineering Technology Building
CET 122

Lincoln Campus

Classroom Building
LC 119

Kimbrell Campus

Classroom Building
KCC 102