Utility Outage / Disruption

In the event of an EMERGENCY utility outage or disruption:

  • Call 9-1-1.

In the event of a POWER OUTAGE:

  • If you are in an unlit area, proceed cautiously to an area that has emergency lighting.
  • If instructed to evacuate, proceed cautiously to the nearest exit.
  • Notify the appropriate work management center.

In the event of a WATER LEAK:

  • Shut down and protect critical equipment, if safe to do so.
  • Notify the appropriate work management center.

In the event of a NATURAL GAS smell or leak:

  • Notify the appropriate work management center.
  • If you begin to feel ill or suspect a leak, evacuate the building/leave the area and call 9-1-1.

Source: UF Police Department (UFPD)

Resources:

Facility Services – Utility and Energy Services

Work Management Centers:

Off-Campus Areas or units not served by Facilities Services, IFAS, or Housing and Residence Education should contact appropriate utility providers.

Facility Services – Submit a Facility Services Work Request

Version Date: February 2018