Welcome to Environmental Health & Safety

If you have an emergency contact University Police at 828.251.6710 or call 911.

Our Mission

The UNC Asheville Environmental Health and Safety Department (EH&S) is a resource of highly trained safety professionals who serve the campus community. Our core goals are to reduce injuries, accidents, and environmental impact, while ensuring compliance with federal, state and local regulations. We provide high quality training, safety solutions, emergency response oversight, hazardous materials management, and manage regulatory information.

Our staff strive to promote a culture of proactive thinking and planning ahead to work safely in all aspects of the campus environment.

Office Location & Parking Information

The UNC Asheville EH&S offices are located in rooms S213 and S209 of the Sam Millar Complex, on Campus Drive across from the Sherrill Center/Kimmel Arena. Short term visitor parking is available in front of the building.

If you would like to arrange a meeting with EH&S Staff, please visit our Staff page for contact information and a representative will meet you at the campus location of your convenience. 

UNC Asheville EH&S Policy (Authority Statement)

UNC Asheville EH&S Policy establishes roles and responsibilities for health, safety and environmental programs at the university. The source of authority for EH&S and related policies are derived from: