Welcome to York University Safer Together.

Designed for York U students, faculty and staff, this site provides one-stop access to all of the University’s safety resources that will help you be more informed and take action about your safety.

You'll find information on the tools and services available to the York U community, as well as educational components to support the community as we aim to prioritize value and respect for all of our members.


August 13, 2018

Error in Digital Messaging Screens

Please be advised that an alert was posted today on the digital messaging screens in some buildings indicating that a lockdown was taking place at the new student centre.  This alert was due to an equipment malfunction.  There was no lockdown,  and repairs are underway to address the malfunction.

August 13, 2018

Power Restored at Keele Campus

Please be advised that electrical power has been restored to all buildings affected by the emergency switching earlier today.

August 13, 2018

Controlled Power Outage at Keele Campus

Controlled campus-wide power outages will take place today between noon -2:00pm. Some building may be affected for up to two hours.

August 8, 2018

Power Restored at Keele Campus

Power was restored to all buildings on Keele Campus at about 4:45 AM thanks to the efforts of staff from Campus Services and Business Operations (CSBO) and Toronto Hydro who worked through the night.

August 7, 2018

Power Outage at Keele Campus

Several parts of the Keele Campus are without power. Staff are working to restore power as quickly as possible.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

For Previous Alerts and Security Bulletins Click the Archive.