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This is the emergency page for the University of Washington Bothell. During an incident, information will be available here. Cascadia College students, faculty and staff please proceed to the Cascadia College emergency page for campus-specific information.
Today is the Great Washington Shakeout. In the event of an earthquake, don't forget to DROP, COVER and HOLD ON. For information during an incident, visit www.uwb.edu/emergency.
There is a telephone outage affecting the campus, including Campus Safety. The campus is unable to receive incoming calls. For life-threatening emergenices, call 911. For routine matters, email them at firstname.lastname@example.org. Information Technlogy is investigating the outage.
Posted: 4:08 p.m.
All clear: Power has been restored to the UW Bothell/Cascadia campus. All classes will proceed as usual.
Power out in Cascadia College buildings. UWB holds classes as usual except those in Beardslee Building and CC1. Husky Hall and Beardslee Crossing buildings are closed due to outage.
Puget Sound Energy has reported a power outage north and west of the 405 and 522 freeways. Read more for details.
Here are the tools we use to communicate with campus
Suspension decisions should be made prior to the following times, although unanticipated weather or emergency conditions may alter this schedule:
The UW Alert system provides current information on campus closures and delays due to inclement weather and emergency situations. Messages are delivered simultaneously to UW Bothell and Cascadia College. Faculty and staff must "opt-in" to this service -- you won't receive messages if you haven't signed up.
Sign up for UW Alert
The kinds of major emergencies or disasters that can impact our university include:
In the event that the Campus Library website is down, our resourceful librarians have developed an alternate Campus Library website that provides access to all the Library’s resources, including UW Libraries Search and journal article databases, Research & Class Guides and the Chat with a Librarian service. This site is only active when the Campus Library’s main website is down.
Emergency backup Library website
UW Seattle Emergency Blog. Updates on campus incidents, resources and useful links.
Report threats, get advice or a safe escort to your car or office.
A confidential resource for anyone concerned about the well-being of a student. Care Team Page.