In response to the campus closure, the EH&S office is open with limited services. Critical functions related to hazardous waste, public health, and research safety are operational.
Radioactive material and controlled substances collection and delivery continue, with limited delays. For emergencies call UCPD (951) 827-5222 or dial 911 from a mobile phone.

Face Coverings are required while on campus. Staff/Faculty may request a face covering from EH&S. Students may request a face covering from The Well.


UCR COVID-19 Wellness Hotline


Wellness Hotline

(844) 827-6827

WHO:  Faculty, staff, students, healthcare workers, and contractors

WHERE:  Working on-site at a UCR property or remotely

ACTION: Call the Wellness Hotline (844) 827-6827 to report if you meet any of the conditions below:

(1) One "new" COVID-19 related symptoms (e.g., cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell)
(2) Been exposed to someone known to have COVID-19
(3) Tested positive for COVID-19  

WHEN: Employees should call within 2 hours of experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, receiving test results, and/or learning of exposure to someone known to have COVID-19

CALL: Wellness Hotline | (844) 827-6827

PLEASE NOTE: Information gathered when calling in does not constitute protected health information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), however, any information retained is done so in compliance with applicable law(s). The use of information gathered by calling in will not be made a part of the user’s personnel file and will be accessed and utilized on a limited, need-to-know basis.

Standard Operating Procedure

Read the Campus Announcement from March 11, 2020