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About Environmental Health & Safety


  • Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) manages the University’s workplace health, safety, and environmental compliance programs to minimize risks in campus health and safety, and to maintain regulatory compliance with federal, state, and local standards.  

    EHS provides technical and related management services including centralized training, inspections, and hazard management to the colleges/schools and departments. Our programs include the following:

    Biological Safety 

    Environmental Health (Hazardous Waste Management)

    Fire and Life Safety 

    Occupational Health and Safety

    Radiation Safety   

    EHS currently operates within the Physical Plant Department.