Lab and Safety
College of Public Health · Lab and Safety

Building Safety

In the main College of Public Health building, a total of approximately 87,000 square feet supports 11 classrooms, ranging in size from 15 to 150 seats. All of the classrooms are equipped with ceiling mounted projector systems, networked to computer and video systems. Three adjoining auditoriums can be opened to house up to 450 people for major classes, presentations, or conferences. There are 6 conference rooms that are available for seminars and events.

For more information about our facilities, reserving a room for an event, or who to contact to request a service, please contact Michael Haywood at 974-6613.

The standard hours of operation for the College of Public Health are Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. During academic semesters, the building is open until 9:00 P.M. Monday – Thursday. With an approved Sonitrol card, degree-accepted students can access the College of Public Health facility and its resources as follows:

Monday – Thursday: 6 a.m. – Midnight
Friday: 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Non-degree seeking students may obtain a Sonitrol card on a semester basis and it must be pre-approved by the Dean of Academics.
For questions about obtaining a Sonitrol access card, please contact Mary Johnson at 974-7390. Please do not loan out your Sonitrol card, open doors for anyone, or prop open any of the doors. If you notice anyone suspicious, please contact the university police at 4-6288.

For special projects/construction, a notice will be sent out and posted on the safety website prior to the date of occurrence.
Special Note: As of November 2009, USF Health is a smoke free work place. There is no smoking allowed anywhere on the premises.