To obtain the current status of an emergency situation, call the York University Information Line at (416) 736-5600
The Office of Emergency Preparedness is responsible for emergency planning for the University, including both Keele and Glendon campuses. Emergency planning consists of identifying risks, developing emergency plans, conducting exercises, delivering training and hosting public awareness engagement and activities. The Office of Emergency Preparedness strives to prepare the community to react safely in the event of an emergency impacting the campus.
This website is provides access to many essential tools that provide relevant information in case an emergency arises at York University.
Are you ready to deal with an emergency? Learn more here!
- Response procedures (fire, evacuation, shelter in place and lockdown)
- Find out about York University's Emergency Plan
- Be prepared to respond to specific emergencies
- Learn about personal preparedness
For situations where people or property is at immediate risk, for example a medical emergency, fire or a crime in progress, contact 911 directly, and then contact York University Security Services at 416-736-5333 or Extension 33333 when it is safe to do so.
For more information on reporting emergencies, please visit the Community Safety Department website.