UCR Campus

Scheduled Outages


Facilities Services has an ongoing effort to inform the campus community of scheduled outages that occur on campus. This information is accurate and reliable but may change. Please inform all persons in your department who might be affected by the scheduled outages. If additional information is required, contact Facilities Services front desk, email us at facilities@ucr.edu.

Power Interruption
Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Multiple Buildings (see below)

The 5000 kVA transformer originally damaged in Jan. 2021 has been repaired and is ready for installation. This repair will return impacted buildings to regular and permanent power. It will be necessary to perform the permanent power tie-in on Wednesday, April 7th from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Please review the details of the planned interruption below:

The following buildings will experience a power service interruption lasting up to 4 hours duration.  We will provide impacted building occupants updates as to when the power is restored. 

Impacted Buildings
Batchelor Hall Growth Chamber Facility 1 (GFC1)
Botanic Gardens Keen Hall
Boyden Laboratory Life Sciences Building
College Building North Spieth Hall, Herbarium and Vivarium
Fawcett Laboratory Stored Products Insecticide (SPI) Building
Facilities Services Annex A and B University Office Building
Greenhouses 1-3 and 18-21  

Concerned occupants should take the following precautions:

  • If you have sensitive research equipment or systems you know can be impacted by power interruption and you have not connected them to uninterrupted power devices (UPS) and surge protectors, please plan to disconnect and turn off equipment for the duration of the day to avoid any damage.

Additional information on how to power down your lab may be found from our partners at EH&S: https://ehs.ucr.edu/laboratory/utilities. If additional information is required, please contact Kirk Quash at Kirk.quash@ucr.edu or Facilities Services front desk at facilities@ucr.edu.

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Contact & Hours of Operations 

In response to UCR’s campus closure, our administrative office is remote.  

Monday - Friday:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

(951) 827-4214


Saturday and Sunday:

After hours & holiday emergencies:
(951) 827-4677

Outages and Scheduled Shutdowns 

6pm - 10pm
Multiple Buildings
Power Service Interruption