Safety and Facilities

Campus Security Information

911 (all campuses) Police, Fire, Ambulance

After calling 911, call 780-492-5050 to inform UofA Protective Services 

Check the UofA website for information about situations in progress.

Other Matters

For non-emergency situations or crisis diversion, call 780-492-5050.

For transit safety and security concerns call 780-442-4900.

Resource: Safety and Security Tips

Lost + Found is located in the Education Car Park. Call 780-492-2943 to inquire about lost or found items.


To report matters related to:

  1. Urgent facilities issues (e.g. floods, elevator issues, construction issues)
  2. Ongoing cleaning issues, washroom supplies, etc.
  3. Grounds maintenance

Call the University Maintenance Desk at 780-492-4833 and inform the EFS EA/AA,

Fire Safety

Alarms & Evacuation

Smoke or Fire 

Working Alone

The Lone Worker Service is available to enhance the personal safety of UofA community members while working or studying alone during the quiet hours of the evening, weekends and statutory holidays. 

SafeWalk is provided by the UofA Students' Union, and is a free accompaniment service available to all UofA community members. 

Disclosures and Sexual Violence

Sexual Violence Information and Resources

Our department's Sexual Violence Policy Department Liaison is Cecily Devereux,