Register for the Great California ShakeOut on Oct. 18

You only have seconds.  Do you know exactly what to do the moment the ground starts shaking? Major earthquakes may happen anywhere in California. The Great California ShakeOut is our chance to practice procedures and think preparedness.
On Thursday, Oct. 18 at 10:18 a.m. Cal State San Marcos will join millions of Californians who want to take quake-safe action when seconds count.

In order to act quickly, you must practice what to do - “Drop, Cover, and Hold On!"  For information on earthquake safety and preparedness, please visit the Emergency Management website at or register for the Great California ShakeOut at