Instructions for Alarm Panels

Arming the Alarm

The last person leaving an area should set the alarm:

  • Stand still in front of the panel until the green light goes on.
    • All door & window contacts must be closed, and the motion sensors detecting no motion
  • Press reset.
  • Enter your access code.
  • Press On/Off.
  • The panel will start beeping; you have 30 seconds to leave.

Dis-arming the Alarm

If the alarm is armed when you open the door:

  • The panel will start buzzing; you have 60 seconds to enter an access code before the alarm goes off.
  • Press reset.
  • Enter your access code.
  • Press On/Off.

If you set off the alarm in error:

  • Attempt to reset the alarm.
  • Contact Campus Security at 604-822-2222, apprise them of the situation, and remain in the area until they arrive.
  • If you were unable to reset the alarm, contact the Mech Office to request their assistance until Campus Security arrives:
    • Administrative Services: 604-822-2781
    • Student Services: 604-822-6584