Monthly Fire Alarm Speaker and Emergency Notification System tests

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Emergency Notification System (ENS) & Monthly Fire Alarm Speaker Tests 


A Full Test of the Emergency Notification System will be conducted on Wednesday January 19, 2022, at approximately 11:45 a.m. and will involve campus-wide text and audio messages to the University VoIP phone system, email, U of L Twitter, U of L app, and the U of L website, and fire alarm speakers (as available). 

The Campus Fire Alarm Speaker Tests will be conducted at the following dates and times. Be aware & prepared!  






University Centre for the Arts (UCA) 

Mon 17 JAN, 2022 

0850 - 0900 hrs 

Alberta Water and Environmental Sciences Building (AWESB) 

Mon 17 JAN, 2022 


0930 – 0940 hrs 

Student Union Building (SU) 

Mon 17 JAN, 2022 

1000 – 1010 hrs 

Science Commons (SC) 

Mon 17 JAN, 2022 

1150 – 1200 hrs 

Markin Hall (MH) 

Mon 17 JAN, 2022 

1450 – 1500 hrs 

Centre for Sports and Wellness / 

Max Bell Regional Aquatic Centre 

Wed 19 JAN, 2022 


0850 - 0900 hrs 

Mount Blakiston House 

Wed 19 JAN, 2022 

1010 – 1020 hrs 

Piikani House 

Wed 19 JAN, 2022 

1030 – 1040 hrs 

Kainai House 

Wed 19 JAN, 2022 

1045 – 1055 hrs 

University Hall (UH) 

Wed 19 JAN, 2022 

1155 – 1200 hrs 

Library Information Network Centre (LINC) 

Wed 19 JAN, 2022 

1450 – 1500 hrs 


This TEST is being conducted to ensure that the Fire Alarm Speakers and System is functioning. 

Campus Incident Response Team (CIRT) members are requested to check their areas during testing to ensure the Fire Alarm Speakers are functioning, messages are clear; the alarm is audible and distinct; strobe lights within respective areas are flashing; and the hallway doors close (if applicable). 

You will hear a pre-tone alert followed by a message. Listen to the message and follow the instructions. 

To report any concerns regarding the tests, or for more information, please contact: 

Thank you for your patience and cooperation during these essential tests. 


Ryan Shackleford | | 403-329-2549