Emergency Kit Checklist

Be familiar with evacuation plans and multiple exit routes; be aware of possible hazards.

Here are some items you may want to have on hand:

  • Flashlight with extra batteries
  • First Aid kit (band-aids, gauze tape, alcohol swabs, antibacterial ointment, saline solution, scissors, tweezers)
  • Battery-operated radio - - AM/FM - - with extra batteries
  • Bottled water and non-perishable food
  • Backpack/Duffel Bag
  • Prescription medications, medical and personal hygiene supplies
  • Full tank of gas in car that has been maintained
  • Personal identity and other important papers and documents
  • Extra cash and change
  • List of emergency contact numbers
  • Protective clothing, rainwear, shoes and sleeping supplies
  • Fully charged cell phone and charger
  • Car and home (residence hall) keys and maps