PLNU Emergency

The PLNU emergency website provides updates to students, families, and the community regarding emergencies at or near Point Loma Nazarene University's campus and regional centers.

PLNU Emergency

When a campus safety issue arises, official announcements will be posted below. To sign-up to receive emergency alerts from PLNU via SMS message and email, click here.

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Lockdown at Southwestern College Campus

*PLNU Alert!* The Chula Vista campus of Southwestern College is on lockdown while police investigate reports of shots fired on the third floor of the library. The following text comes from Southwestern College: “There is no active shooter on campus, but we are placing the entire Chula Vista campus on lockdown while we investigate.” –PLNU Department of Public Safety
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PLNU Alert

SDPD responded to Point Loma campus on a report of suspicious activity. SDPD investigated and has given all clear. No threat to campus.

The Writer’s Symposium By the Sea event tonight will continue as scheduled.

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UPDATE on Lockdown at Southwestern College Higher Education Center

Southwestern College has provided the following update on the lockdown at their National City Higher Education Center:

The National City HEC has been secured and all staff members evacuated. All operations and classes will resume on Monday.

Expect no further updates.

–PLNU Department of Public Safety

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