UMass Boston

Full Scale Exercise

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Announcement: The next Full Scale Exercise will be taking place on Tuesday, August 13th, 2024.  All are encouraged to participate. Sign up for the Full Scale Exercise

The Office of Emergency Management and Business Continuity holds annual full scale emergency exercises to test things like notification plans, and capabilities when responding to and recovering from an incident. Some images and videos from past exercises are shown below.





2023 - UMass Boston Prepared: Campus Center


2019 - U-Hall Prepared


2017 - Immunopalooza

2017 Immunopalooza Exercise, Health Services and Emergency Management

2016 - Wheatley Prepared

2016 Emergency Exercise, Wheatley Hall

2015 - Campus Center Prepared

People waiting in line in the Campus Center

2014 - Healey Prepared 

Healey Prepared Full Scale Exercise 2014

2013 - Operation Murphy 

Operation Murphy in 2013

2012 - UMBe Safe 

2012 Emergency Exercise, Campus Center

If you are interested in holding an emergency exercise with your department or group on campus, please email