Eckerd College evacuates before public shelters are open and before roads and bridges become heavily congested.
If you do not know where to go in an evacuation, please contact Student Affairs at 727-864-8421 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you stay within Pinellas County, check your evacuation zone by going to http://www.pinellascounty.org/emergency/knowyourzone.htm. For other Tampa Bay counties (i.e. Hillsborough), check evacuation zones through http://www.tampabay.com.
In the event of a forecast Category 3 hurricane or above, especially if the forecast predicts storm surge, the College suggests that students, faculty, and staff evacuate out of Pinellas County.