Electric, Gas, Water / University-Wide Utility Outage

To report a minor, localized utility (i.e. electric, gas, water) problem:

  • Call Facilities Management at 5080 or Public Safety at 7777 and state your name, location and area involved.

In case of a major, campus-wide utility (i.e. electric, gas, water) problem:

  • Remain calm.
  • Follow directions from Public Safety for immediate action.
  • If evacuation of a building is required (See Evacuation Area Section), seek out people with special needs and provide assistance (call Public Safety at 7777 for assistance).

If you are trapped in an elevator:

  • Remain calm.
  • Press the Emergency Button located on the elevator control panel.
  • If elevator is equipped with a telephone and/or intercom, provide Public Safety with your name, location and area involved.
  • If you have a cellular phone, with a signal, call Public Safety at (609) 896-7777.
  • Do not attempt to exit elevator through emergency hatches without the assistance of the Public Safety, Facilities Management, and/or fire personnel.

If people are trapped in an elevator:

  • Tell passengers to stay calm and that you are getting help.
  • Call Public Safety at 7777 and state your name, location and area involved.