In Case of Emergency


International SOS

1.215.354.5000 (call collect)

Services available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

This includes international assistance for all individuals travelling on university business. It also includes an emotional support program for students, postdocs, interns, externs, and volunteers. Employees are offered this service through LifeWorks EFAP.

Download the International SOS app on your smartphone to access resources. You will need the UCalgary membership number (27AYCA093142) to complete the download.


REV. July 13, 2022

Government of Canada

1.613.996.8885 From outside of Canada (call collect where available) 

1.800.387.3124 (toll-free from the U.S. and Canada only)

Text: 613.209.1233 (carrier charges may apply)

List of Phone Numbers for Canadian Consulates

Emergency Information

University of Calgary

Campus Security

1.403.220.5333 (call collect)

Services available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

LifeWorks Employee and Family Assistance Program

Within Canada: 1.866.424.0699
Within United States: 1.888.509.5560

All other countries call Canada direct at: 1.905.886.3605

  1. Tell the representative the name of your employer and what country you are calling from and request they call you back immediately, or at a time convenient for you.
  2. Provide the representative with the telephone number where you can be reached.

This includes emotional support programs for employees. See International SOS for emotional support programs for students, postdocs, interns, externs, and volunteers.

Learn more about Lifeworks

Maritime Travel

1.902.423.3806 (outside of Canada and US- call collect)

1.888.551.1181 (Canada and US only)