Preliminary Evacuation Information

Fargo city officials have evacuation plans prepared. The city will announce if and when residents of certain neighborhoods need to evacuate.

If you live off-campus, please follow the city’s instructions regarding evacuations. Announcements will be made via local media. More information from the city is available at If you are evacuated and need somewhere to go, NDSU will provide you a safe place. You can call NDSU 231-7870 or email

For students who reside on campus it is important to note that NDSU is on higher ground than the surrounding neighborhoods. A crisis management team at NDSU is monitoring the flood status and the city’s evacuation plans to determine if or when it would be necessary to evacuate.

We will keep you informed on this website, NDSU News Blog you can follow us on Twitter: NDSUNews. Notifind will be used to notify students regarding important campus flood-related messages.