Volcanic Eruption

In the event there is a large eruption that causes volcanic ash to fall on the College, the following steps should be taken:


  • Close all doors and windows
  • Call Campus Safety at 253-288-3350 or campus extension 3350


  • Avoid going outside if possible. If you go outside, cover your mouth and nose. Keep skin covered to avoid irritation from contact with ash.
  • Wear long-sleeved shirts and long pants.
  • Keep car or truck engines off.
  • Follow instructions from officials.

Contact Campus Safety

Emergency: 911

Non-Emergency: From any campus phone, dial 3350. All other phones 253-288-3350.

Safety Requests: safetydispatch@greenriver.edu

Director of Campus Safety & TransportationDerek Ronnfeldt