University Safety and Assurances

Fire Alarm Testing Schedule

 

Fire alarms are tested every Monday (unless otherwise noted) at the approximate times listed below:

 

Building

Alarm Testing Times

Location of Fire Panel/Public Address System

Alumni House
7:15 - 7:45 AM
Main Entry (West side of building)
Art Building
7:00 - 7:30 AM
ESI System: Main Panel in Theatre Corridor Outside Room T 120
Arts Center Lecture Hall
7:00 - 7:30 AM
ESI System: Main Panel in Theatre Corridor Outside Room T 120
Architecture and Urban Planning
7:45 - 8:00 AM
Fire Panel in Main entrance, 1st floor off Hartford Avenue (no PA System)
Bolton Hall
7:15 - 7:30 AM
Edwards 6616: Alarm panel in 1st floor southeast entry (No PA System)
Business Administration Building
7:00 - 7:15 AM
Notifier: North Side of Building -- Staircase R
Chapman Hall
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Fire Panel in Room 118A (No PA System)
Chemistry Building
7:15 - 7:30 AM
Siemens: Main Entry West Exit off Room 160
Cunningham Hall
7:45 - 8:00 AM
Simplex: Ground Floor Main Entry Across from Room G30
Curtin Hall
7:00 - 7:30 AM
Siemens: 1st Floor North Exit Near Elevator
Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
7:15 - 7:30 AM
Siemens: Main Entry (South) Near Room 130
Secondary Panel Next to Room W 190
Enderis Hall
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Siemens: 1st Floor -- Main Entry off Hartford Avenue
Engelmann Hall
7:45 - 8:00 AM
Siemens: 1st Floor Near Lecture Hall, Room 105
Garland
7:15 - 7:40 AM
Siemens: Basement--Inside Mechanical Room Garland B35
Golda Meir Library
7:00 - 7:15 AM
Simplex: West Wing -- Main Circulation Desk
Great Lakes Research Facility
7:45 - 8:15 AM
Near Entrance to Parking Lot
Greene Museum
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Siemens: West Entrance
Hefter Center
7:00 - 7:30 AM
Fire Panel inside West Entrance (Maintenance Room?)
Holton Hall
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Siemens: Inside Main (East) Entrance
Johnston
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Siemens: Inside West Entrance
Kenilworth Square *Notifier (Fire Detection Group)
Klotsche Center
Approximately 1:00 AM
Simplex: Main panel in Pavilion
Kunkle Center
7:30 - 7:45 AM
Simplex: 1st Floor Inside Room 200
Lapham Hall
7:30 - 7:45 AM
Notifier: East Exit Near Lecture Hall, Room 162
Mellencamp Hall
7:00 - 7:15 AM
Fire Panel 1st Floor East Entrance (No PA System)
Merrill/Johnson/Greene Halls
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Siemens: Inside West Entrance
Mitchell
7:00 - 7:15 AM
Siemens: Central Entrance on Downer Avenue -- 1st Floor
Music Building
7:00 - 7:30 AM
ESI System: Main Panel in Theatre Corridor Outside Room T 120
Norris Health Center
7:00 - 8:00 AM
Simplex: Inside Main Office, Room 118
Pavillion
--
Simplex: Main Entry Downer Side -- 1st Floor
Pearse
7:15 - 7:40 AM
Siemens: Basement--Inside Mechanical Room Garland B35
Physics
7:15 - 7:30 AM
Fire Panel Located in South Exit Hall (No PA System)
Power Plant
7:00 - 8:00 AM
--
Sabin Hall
7:30 - 7:50 AM
Siemens: East center entrance
Sandburg Facility
Wednesday 12:30 PM
Siemens:

Commons -- Main Floor Service Desk Area
East Tower -- 1st floor near elevators
North Tower -- Ground Floor, 2 levels down off 1st floor (G2)
South Tower-- 1st Floor, back of building
West Tower -- Entry to Police Department from Maryland Avenue

Theatre Building
7:00 - 7:30 AM
ESI: Main Panel in Theatre Corridor Outside Room T 120
Union
7:00 - 7:30 AM
Simplex: Union (South Entrance) Main Entry -- Ground Floor South
Union (West Side) Maryland Avenue Exit Near Room WG 82
University Center For Continuing Education (UCCE)

(Please see UCCE building manager for test schedule.
This building is not maintained by UWM Physical Plant Services)

University Services Building
?
*Fire Panel -- N.E. Entrance of Building
Vogel
After 9:00 AM (No access before 9:00 AM)
Siemens: Main Entry -- Downer Avenue Side
West Sub Station
10:30 - 1:00 PM
Fire Panel -- East Wall
Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts
7:00 - 7:30 AM
South lobby foyer 100A
Main Panel Room 130

 

*NOTE: Building alarms from the University Services Building and the Kenilworth Building are on an automatic dialer to Guetzke & Associates. Guetzke & Associates contacts the Northshore Fire Department for the University Services Building and the Milwaukee Fire Department for the Kenilworth Building.

(NOTE: When the Kenilworth fire alarm panel goes into alarm, the call list in order is as follows:

  1. Milwaukee Fire Department
  2. UWM Police
  3. UWM Physical Plant Services
  4. UWM Heat Plant

When the Kenilworth fire alarm panel goes into trouble, the call list in order is as follows:

  1. UWM Police
  2. UWM Physical Plant Services
  3. UWM Heat Plant