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:

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

Maintenance notice: Aug 6-28, 2020 Areas affected: Concrete area underneath the oculus at T Building (entrance at 49th Ave (at Columbia St.) to south end of T Building.

The area under the oculus will be closed for construction intermittently between Aug 6-28 for sidewalk/concrete work to improve drainage during heavy rainfalls.

Please note that the entrance to the campus located at 49th Ave and Columbia St. will be closed on Thurs, Aug 6 and may be closed for other brief periods of time to allow for a safer work environment. Please use the 49th Ave and Ontario St. entrance to access the campus if the Columbia St. entrance is closed.

As a friendly reminder, we encourage you to work and learn from home. Please only access the campus if it is absolutely necessary.