Monthly Fire Alarm Speaker Tests and Emergency Notification System Test

Emergency Notification System (ENS)

& Monthly Fire Alarm Speaker Tests


A Full Test of the Emergency Notification System will be conducted on Tuesday December 21, 2021 at approximately 1145 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!





Alberta Water and Environmental Sciences Building (AWESB)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

0950 – 1000 hrs

Mount Blakiston House

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1010 – 1020 hrs

Piikani House

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1030 – 1040 hrs

Kainai House

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1045 – 1055 hrs

Markin Hall (MH)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1250 – 1300 hrs

Science Commons (SC)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1150 – 1200 hrs

Centre for Sports and Wellness /

Max Bell Regional Aquatic Centre

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1330 - 1340 hrs

University Hall (UH)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1205 – 1215 hrs

Student Union Building (SU)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1310 – 1320 hrs

University Centre for the Arts (UCA)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

0845 - 0855 hrs

Library Information Network Centre (LINC)

Tue 21 DEC 2021

1455 – 1505 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:

  • Office of Emergency Management or
  • Nolan Meyer, Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

403.329.2115 (ext 2115) email

  • Darlene Konynenbelt, Safety Officer

403.329.2190 (ext. 2190) Email


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


Ryan Shackleford | | 403-329-2549