The list below indicates the various types of emergency services we provide. For serious, life-threatening emergencies, dial 911 or 9-911 from your campus phone.

For facilities-related emergencies, please have the following information ready:
  • A precise description of the request or problem
  • Name of building or address
  • Room number or location
  • Name and phone number of contact person
  • For chargeable services, a departmental blanket account number

Types of Emergencies

Power Outages
Plant Services engineers operate the Parnassus Central Utilities Plant (PCUP) and maintain the campus normal power system, emergency electrical power generators and distribution, central chilled water distribution, steam distribution, high pressure condensate, campus supervisory control and data acquisition system (SCADA) and energy management systems.
Need help now? Call 415.476.2021

We provide the servicing, maintenance, inspection, and repair of all elevators system to ensure compliance with State of California Elevator code requirements.
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Indoor Air Quality
We monitor and assess the air quality within buildings and facilities that impact the health and safety of building occupants.
Need help now? Call 415.476.2021

Floods & Leaks
We prevent and stop hazards related to water damage within campus facilities.
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Please exit the building when the fire alarm is activated and dial 911.
Facilities team provide required services for repairing and restoring alarm on customer owned equipment
Have a non-emergency related to an alarm system? Call 415.476.2021

Utilities Shutdowns
For the latest information on Utilities, please go here.

Facilities Services Urgent Notification (Listserv)

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Questions? Please contact the Customer Service Center at 415.476.2021.