Utility Failure

Utility failures include electrical power outages, disrupted cable service, interrupted telephone service, unavailable water or heat. In the event of a major utility failure, follow these guidelines:

  • Call 911 immediately if there is potential danger to occupants of the affected buildings and/or risk of serious damage to the building.
  • Evacuate the building if an emergency exists.
  • During Business Hours
    • Notify Facilities Services 507.457.5045 if telephone service is not available go to the Facilities Services office located in the Physical Plant or Winona State University Security (Sheehan Hall).
  • After Regular Business Hours and/or During Weekends
    • Notify Winona State University Security 507.457.5555 immediately. If telephone service is not available go to WSU Security located on the main floor of Sheehan Hall.