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Spring Creek Campus Bomb Threat Updates [ALL CLEAR]

4:20 p.m. - Any personal property that was left behind during the evacuation of Spring Creek Campus today has been collected by the Collin College Police Department and secured in the Office of Student Life. See hours and location below to claim any belongings:

Spring Creek Campus, Room F-129
Office Phone: 972.881.5788
8 a.m. - 8 p.m.  Monday-Thursday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Friday

2:46 p.m. - CougarAlert: Collin College Police and canine unit searches are complete. Spring Creek Campus is ALL CLEAR, and campus will reopen for classes at 4:30 p.m.

1:30 p.m. - Police completed a surface-level search of Spring Creek Campus, and found no device or explosives. As an additional precaution, a bomb-sniffing canine unit is searching the entire campus as well. Because the campus is more than 700,000 square feet, police estimate that the search could continue until 3 or 4 p.m. At the current time, Collin College plans to reopen Spring Creek Campus for classes at 5 p.m. unless the canine unit discovers any cause for concern.

Stay tuned for further details.

11:21 a.m.--Just before 10 a.m., the switchboard of the Spring Creek Campus in Plano received an inbound call from a male caller who stated that there were multiple bombs throughout the campus.

The college evacuated the entire campus and triggered the CougarAlert emergency communication system. The campus includes a large main building and a library building adjacent to the quad. Both were evacuated.

Collin College canceled classes at Spring Creek Campus until 5 p.m. Other campuses are meeting as usual and open for business.

Police are on scene sweeping the campus with bomb sniffing dogs.  

Stay tuned for details as they become available.

10:20 a.m. - CougarAlert: Collin College classes at Spring Creek Campus are canceled until 5 p.m. Other campuses will meet as usual.

9:55 a.m. - CougarAlert: Collin College has received a bomb threat at Spring Creek Campus in Plano. Please evacuate the entire campus immediately. See www.collin.edu for details.