In cases of life-threatening emergencies, always call 911 first.
Immediate Emergency Numbers
- 911 from either a campus telephone or any public telephone.
- From a cell phone, call 510-642-3333 to reach the UC Berkeley Police.
- From a cell phone, call 510-981-5911 to reach the City of Berkeley Police.
Campus Emergency Information
During a major emergency, campus information may be found at:
- Telephone: 1-800-705-9998
- On the Web: oem.berkeley.edu
- On the radio: KALX Radio Station (UC Berkeley) 90.7 FM
- UC Utility Hotline (PP-CS) 1-800-979-9995
- Sign up for WarnMe Emergency Alert Service: https://warnme.berkeley.edu/
Call 911 if you have a life-threatening medical emergency. The hospital emergency room closest to campus is Alta Bates Hospital, 2450 Ashby Ave, just east of Telegraph Ave.
- Urgent Care at the Tang Center
- Advice Nurse and Tang After Hours
The Tang center has a list of additional emergency room and urgent care centers near campus on its website.
The latest updates on COVID-19 policies and resources for the UC Berkeley campus community are posted at coronavirus.berkeley.edu, including protocols for reporting potential COVID-19 cases.
MENTAL HEALTH EMERGENCY
If you are in crisis, go to Counseling and Psychological Services on the 3rd floor of the Tang Center for open drop-in hours (M -F, 10am – 5pm), call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room.
The Tang center has a list of additional community crisis and hotline numbers on its website.
Law School Advisories
Announcements: Make-up Classes, Gifts for Financial Aid & an Administrative Transition(10/11/2021)
Mask Requirements In the Building(08/18/2021)
Update: Plans for Fall 2021 semester(03/15/2021)
Vaccination availability for students(03/10/2021)
Updates, Procedures and Plans for the Spring ’21 Semester(01/19/2021)
Preparing for Campus Emergencies
Emergency Preparedness Committee
|Name||Title and Department||Role on Committee|
|Charles Cannon (Chair)||Sr. Assistant Dean & Chief Administrative Officer||Dean’s designee and facilitator of plan firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Lisa Ferrari||Project Manageremail@example.com|
|Kyle Kate Dudley||Assistant Director of Student Services, Accessible Education||Provides guidance on student-facing concerns including impact on academic and personal advising, as well as impact on accessible education and students with firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Yvette Garcia||Sr. HR, Analyst, Human Resources||Provides guidance and insight with regard to personnel policies and procedures involving our staff email@example.com|
|Gabriel Gonzalez||Assistant Dean & Chief Information Officer||Support for continuity of IT services for faculty, students and staff during and after emergencies. Liasion to central IT services firstname.lastname@example.org|
|NoahLani Litwinsella||Student Representative||Representing the student body on the Emergency Preparedness Committee.||email@example.com|
|Carol Rachwald||Registrar||Ensures classes have the spaces required, and makes any necessary adjustments in firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Andrea Roth||Professor of Law||Faculty representative (1 of 2)||email@example.com|
|gar Russell||Director of Operations||Facilities Managerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alex A.G. Shapiro||Executive Director, Communications||Supports in messaging to the Berkeley Law community and liaises with the email@example.com|
|Kathleen Vanden Heuvel||Director, Law Library & Supervise Facilities, Proj.||Issues relating to building and law library. Historical firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Whitney Mello||Administrative Officer, Dean’s Officeemail@example.com|