Recognize National Emergency Preparedness Month in September by making yourself and your loved ones safer. 

Students and all area residents are invited to the Emergency Preparedness Fairs at Collin College from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 20 – Thursday, Sept. 22, to learn about emergency preparedness, meet and greet with local organizations and discover places to volunteer.  

Emergency Preparedness Fairs will run as follows:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Preston Ridge Campus Quad (Founder’s Hall in case of rain), located at 9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco  
  • Wednesday, Sept. 21 at the Spring Creek Campus Atrium, located at 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano  
  • Thursday, Sept. 22 at the Central Park Campus Atrium, located at 2200 W. University Drive in McKinney  

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Center for Scholarly and Civic Engagement at or 972.881.5927.  

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,300 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman’s University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.