Health, safety & environmental services

Department of Public Safety:

  • UC Police: Crime patrol, investigation, and prevention education; emergency preparedness; and law enforcement for the campus community.
    Emergencies: Call 911. From cellphones, call (510) 642-3333
  • Campus Safety Programs: Shuttles, walking escorts, campus safety guidelines.
  • Office of Emergency Preparedness: Emergency and disaster-preparedness for the campus (planning, training, response, and recovery).

In case of a campuswide emergency, check the campus home page or emergency.berkeley.edu. (Note: The campus emergency-warning sirens are tested the first Wednesday of each month at noon.)

Environment, Health & Safety: Building and departmental safety, environmental protection, fire prevention, and hazardous-materials and radiation-safety.

University Health Services: Comprehensive medical care, counseling, health promotion, and public-health services, at the Tang Center, for Berkeley students and other local institutions; occupational-health services for faculty and staff.

University Eye Center: Vision services provided by the UC Berkeley School of Optometry.

Campus Recycling and Refuse Services: Solid waste and recycling collection for the campus.

Sustainability at UC Berkeley: Promoting environmental management and sustainable development on campus.