In the event of an emergency, the Corcoran has an emergency preparedness plan to provide notifications and instructions to all members of the campus community. The readiness plan is reviewed and updated regularly.
This site will be an essential tool for sharing plans and providing relevant information in case an emergency arises at the Corcoran or in the surrounding area. Use this central location to access links to emergency alerts and procedures, as well as resources and policies relating to emergency preparedness.
Free Emergency Text Messaging Alerts
The Rave system provides immediate text notification and updated information during a major crisis or emergency. This system delivers important emergency alerts, notifications, and updates on a range of devices including e-mails, cell phones and wireless PDAs. Registration is free. All faculty, staff, and students are automatically registered for this service. All Corcoran email addresses are automatically enrolled, however you may add your personal contact information. Please update your information through our Rave website at
Emergency Phone Numbers
Downtown Campus Security Office: (202) 639-1793/1794
Georgetown Security Office: (202) 298-2586/2586