Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) provides safety and advisory services to the entire campus community.

Environmental Health and Safety supports a safe learning, living, and working environment at Colgate University by promoting health, safety, and environmental protection through the development of comprehensive programs for training and consultation, risk evaluation and mitigation, emergency response, hazardous materials management, and regulatory compliance.

Emergencies (All Hours)

315-228-7911
Campus phone: 911

Main Office Information

Chemical Receiving
Ho Science Center Rm B07
Office Phone: 315-228-6331
Hours: 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

The Environmental Health and Safety office will be closed from Wednesday, Dec. 23–Sunday, Jan. 3.

When placing chemical, biological, or radioactive material orders, please ensure delivery is not scheduled during this time frame. If a shipment is expected during break, contact Mary Williams to discuss options for package receipt.