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Emergency information

There is currently no emergency at the University of Victoria.

In the event of a campus emergency, check this website for updates.

To report an emergency, dial 911 first and then contact Campus Security: 250-721-7599.

Emergency assistance

I need... Call For
Immediate assistance for a fire, police or medical incident 9 1 1 Emergency assistance from ambulance or fire/police departments
Information about a major on-campus incident 250-721-8620
1-888-721-8620
(toll free within North America)
Recorded information updates from the UVic Emergency Information Line
On-campus secuirty concerns and first aid 250-721-7599 Campus Security Services
A security escort to walk safely between campus buildings or to my vehicle 250-721-7599 SafeWalk
(a service of Campus Security Services)
To talk to someone immediately (e.g. due to an emotional crisis or thoughts of suicide) 1-888-494-3888 Vancouver Island Crisis Line
Assistance or information about sexual assault or sexual abuse (women & trans* people) 250-383-3232 Victoria Sexual Assault Centre
Support to heal from the effects of trauma (men) 250-381-6367 Men's Trauma Centre
Help because someone has been poisoned by a medicine, chemical or other substance 1-800-567-8911
604-682-5050
BC Poison Control Centre