Emergency Protocol

The College of Coastal Georgia is committed to the safety and security of its domestic and international students on both the Brunswick campus and Camden Center in Kingsland, Georgia. All members of the CCGA community need to be familiar with the institution's Emergency Response Plan, which provides guidance in preparing for emergencies. CCGA will communicate emergencies to the campus community, and what steps the community should take in responding to an emergency.

Notification

  • Text Messaging – Campus Police will send out emergency notifications via text messaging using the Nixle program. This free program is available for all Faculty, Staff and Students. You can register by texting “ccga” to 888777. Standard messaging rates will apply.
  • Email Alerts– will be sent via email to Division Chairs for potentially threatening conditions. Campus-­wide email may be utilized to faculty/staff and students in immediately threatening conditions, i.e. weather warnings, etc. Building television monitors will also broadcast National Weather Service Advisory Warnings when appropriate.
  • Public Address System – Public Safety Officers may utilize the CCGA outdoor Emergency Mass Notification System, and public address systems on police vehicles or bullhorns to announce information to large crowds.

Reporting Emergencies

  • In the event of a serious illness, injury or other serious incident on or near the Brunswick campus, please contact the College of Coastal Georgia Police Department at 912-258-3133.
  • If you are on the Camden Center campus, please call 912-552-5277.
  • In case of a life threatening emergency, call 911.
  • When you call let them know you are an international student.
  • After you have contacted CCGA Police Department, please notify the Office of International Education (OIE) of the incident during normal business hours from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, at 912-279-5735.

Non-Emergency Assistance

  • If you have a non-emergency need for police assistance or need to file a police report on or near the Brunswick campus, please contact the College of Coastal Georgia Police Department at 912-279-5820.
  • If you are on the Camden Center campus, please call 912-510-3306.

Campus Police Locations

Brunswick Campus
College of Coastal Georgia Public Safety Department
One College Drive
Brunswick, Georgia 31520

Camden Center
College of Coastal Georgia Public Safety Department
8001 Lakes Boulevard
Kingsland, Georgia 31548

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