Security on Campus

Emergency Information

In case of an emergency, please contact 911. Other safety and medical resources on and near campus are listed below (opening hours may be subject to change):

Western Special Constable Service (formerly: Campus Police)
Lawson Hall 1257

Student Emergency Response Team (SERT)
The UWO Student Emergency Response Team (SERT) is a student-run, volunteer organization providing emergency medical response to 9-1-1 calls on Western Campuses as well as affiliated colleges.

University Hospital (UH) Emergency Department

The nearest hospital to the Congress venue (walking distance):
339 Windermere Road

Victoria Hospital (VH) Emergency Department
800 Commissioners Road East

St. Joseph Hospital
268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, N6A 4V2
519 646-6100

Wharncliffe Walk-in Clinic
279 Wharncliffe Rd N unit 103, London, ON N6H 4C2

Oxford Walk-in Clinic
Oxford Health Centre, 140 Oxford St E #102, London, ON N6A 1T3

Campus Foot Patrol
Western Foot Patrol is a free service at Western University that assists in keeping campus a safe place to study, work and live.
1151 Richmond Street, UCC 57

Code Blue Emergency Phones

The Code Blue Emergency Phones are emergency phones, which provide direct two-way communications to the Western Special Constable Service Communications Operators in the Communications Centre.

There are 29 Emergency Phones located strategically on grounds throughout the campus. At any campus location you are only a few seconds away from a direct link to the Western Special Constable Service should a situation arise where you require assistance. The location of the Code Blue Emergency Phones can be found on the campus safety map: