University of Alberta campuses are safe places to work and learn and we all have a responsibility when it comes to safety. Please take a few moments to become familiar with basic safety information.
If the building alarm sounds
Building alarms mean evacuate the building. On exit, proceed to the Muster Point.
Yes, it's okay to call 911 if you need help
If you need the fire department, police or ambulance, call 911. Be prepared to provide your location on campus.
In an emergency we'll send you messages using several methods:
-Twitter (follow UAlberta)
-The U of A App (info here)
-Alertus beacon (in many buildings)
Go to the Home Page in an emergency
The place to go for the latest information in any emergency is always the university's home page: http://www.ualberta.ca/
If something isn't right
If your instinct tells you someone is behaving suspiciously and may be contemplating a crime, call Protective Services. They'll check it out. 780-492-5050 (780-608-2905 at Augustana)
Your psychological health matters
Counselling can improve your personal, social and academic well-being. Learn more at Counselling and Clinical Services.
For more information
For more safety information, visit Environment, Health & Safety and Protective Services.
A short safety message from President David Turpin.