Student safety tips

1.听听Know your Campus Security numbers and save them in your phone:

Coquitlam:听604-777-6254 |听New Westminster:听604-527-5405 | Anvil Office Tower:听604-777-6666 | Call Campus Security 24/7 in the event of an emergency.听 In a potentially life-threatening situation,听call 911 first, then call Campus Security to notify them of the emergency on campus.听

2.听 Know your closest emergency exits and assembly areas. Evacuation maps are posted in classrooms,听near stairwells, and in elevators. Familiarize yourself with more than one way in/out of the building.

3.听 Sign up for Emergency Notifications. Subscribe to DC Alertsto receive important notifications regarding emergencies on campus and advisories regarding campus closures (for example, due to heavy snowfall).

4.Review the College's Communicable Disease Prevention and Response Plan and continue daily health practices as follows:

  • Complete a daily self-administered health check and stay home if sick or symptomatic (NOTE: It is a personal responsibility for everyone accessing a post-secondary campus to complete a daily health self-assessment);
  • Follow hand washing and hygiene protocols;
  • Wear a mask in accordance with direction from public health.

5.听听Know the College鈥檚 Emergency Procedures. Review all Emergency Procedures, including the College鈥檚 Lockdown Procedure.

6.听听Report all safety hazards and incidents to Campus Security, including behaviours of concern.

7.听听Use the College鈥檚 SaferWalk service. You can receive a security escort to the local SkyTrain station or to your vehicle in a campus parking lot/parkade by requesting it from Security. Find instructions here.

8.听听If you need First Aid, go to or call Campus Security.

9.听听If you need someone to talk to, please contact the College鈥檚 Confidential Counselling Services. Coquitlam:听 604-777-6185 New Westminster:听 604-527-5486