In Case of Emergency
Use the information below to communicate with Orientation Office staff on orientation program days and to learn where to access information in the event of an emergency.
ORIENTATION Emergency Number
Please only use this number in the event of a true emergency to locate an orientation participant. Be prepared to provide: full student name, college affiliation, academic area(s) of interest. Knowing this information will allow us to locate the student more effectively.
The resources below will provide up-to-date information in the event of a major emergency on campus (e.g. earthquake, etc).
CruzAlert Emergency Notification System
CruzAlert is UCSC's emergency notification system, which is used to quickly communicate information during emergency situations.
UCSC Emergency Management website
If a campus emergency occurs, please check this website for important information, which will be posted as quickly as possible. You can also call 459-INFO or tune to KZSC 88.1 FM for updates.
UCSC Emergency Status Hotline