Environmental Health and Safety (EHS)

Due to COVID-19, our physical office is closed. However, all classes will be held online and instructors and staff are working remotely. We recommend email or Canvas to reach instructors and email or phone for departmental business.

Visit the University's COVID-19 Response page

Our Mission:

"To enhance teaching and research at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse by fostering a healthy and safe work and learning environment. " Core to this mission is conducting all business in a manner that ensures protection for employees, students, guests and residents of the community. The campus will comply with applicable federal, state, and local codes and regulations pertaining to the environment, health, and safety.


To provide a wide variety of environmental health and safety information to the University community. This will include University environmental health and safety policies, programs, guidelines, and procedures; health and safety training courses for staff; access to Material Safety Data Sheets; links to other health and safety sites; and a variety of other valuable information.

Dan Sweetman   
Maintenance Building