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About Us

We are an administrative department charged with operating the University's environmental health/quality, occupational safety, risk management, industrial hygiene and hazardous materials management programs.


The Office of Environmental Health and Safety and Risk Management (EHS/RM), through its staff, offers a broad variety of services to the entire university community. These services include:               

  • Environmental Management - Air and Water quality management, Hazardous Waste disposal, food safety, disease prevention and control.
  • Safety (Occupational and Student) - injury and illness prevention, industrial hygiene, laboratory safety, radiation safety                  
  • Risk Management - risk recognition, control and transfer; liability insurance and claims, university driving authorization and special event processing                                 

For more information on each of these services, click on the appropriate tab on the left. To request any service select the Request Services tab.