Bookmark this page for updates on facilities-related issues happening on campus, including:

  • Out-of-service elevators
  • Out-of-order washrooms
  • Power outages
  • Flood incidents
  • Gas leaks
  • Fire alarms

If your request is an emergency, please contact Security immediately at 604.323.4444 (or ext. 4444) from any campus phone. They will initiate police, fire, and/or ambulance response.

If your request is urgent but not an emergency (e.g. requires response within 2 hours), please contact Facilities:

  • Call 604.323.5511 (or dial "0" from any campus phone)

If your request is non-urgent, please contact Facilities in one of the following ways:

Heater shut-off planned: Sep 23-26 Areas affected: B Building

Maintenance notice: Sep 22

Heater shut-off planned: Sep 23-26
Areas affected: B Building

Heating in B Building will be turned off temporarily to allow for Facilities to conduct repairs to hot water supply and pipes between A and B Buildings.

The heating loop shutdown is scheduled to begin Thursday September 23, 3:00 am–Sunday, September 26, 3:00 pm.

During this time, there will be limited heating to B Building, and have emergency heaters on standby for contingency. The kitchen and other buildings will not be impacted.

Students, employees, and visitors are encouraged to wear an extra layer of clothing for comfort these days.

For questions or concerns, please email

C-South Elevator Modernization Plan Areas Affected: C-South Elevator

June 18 update: The end date has been extended from Wednesday, June 9 to Wednesday, June 30.

April 20 update: The planned upgrades to the C-south elevator will begin ahead of schedule. Please use the A building elevators to access C-South building from Wednesday, April 21, 2021 to Wednesday, June 9, 2021. The C-south elevators will be out of service during the construction period. 

As part of an initiative by Facilities to improve elevator service and reliability, technicians will begin work to modernize and upgrade C-south elevator starting April 26, 2021. This elevator will be out of service from Monday, April 26, 2021 until Wednesday, June 9, 2021 to facilitate the large-scale modernization work required to upgrade obsolete components. Students, faculty and staff can access C-South building using Building A elevators during the construction period.

If you have any further questions regarding access to C-South Building, please contact campus Security at