Emergency Procedures and Information

In the case of an emergency at UBC's Okanagan campus, please check back here for up-to-date information.

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UBC is committed to the safety and security of UBC's Okanagan campus community.

UBC Alert was tested between 9:10 and 9:45 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 20. Testing is now complete. Thank you.

In the event of a campus emergency, UBC will post updates to:

To improve emergency communications to the campus community, emergency notifications will also be available via text message starting this fall.

To receive emergency text messages on your personal or work cell phone, sign up for UBC ALERT, UBC’s emergency notification system.

Remember to update your contact information if your cell phone number changes.

Last reviewed shim12/20/2013 9:55:29 AM

Emergency Numbers

Fire, Ambulance, Police
Emergency / First Aid / Security 250.807.8111
Health, Safety and Environment 250.807.8111
Hazardous Materials Response 911
Poison Control Centre 1.800.567.8911
Bear Aware  http://www.bearaware.bc.ca/
Cougar Sightings 250.807.9236

See Phone Numbers for a complete listing.


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