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Power outage in Red Jacket - update

Published February 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM

Red Jacket Quad on the UB North Campus is experiencing a weather-related power outage.

A frozen sprinkler head caused a power outage in this residence hall (more details). 

Students will be relocated to Alumni Arena while repairs are made.

Due to the power outage, the following services in Red Jacket are affected:

  • C3 is closed for dining
  • All elevators are out of service
  • There is limited lighting
  • Any office located in Red Jacket does not have working phones
  • The website is down

UB staff are working quickly and diligently to resolve this issue.  We are sorry for the inconvenience.  If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Ellicott Area Office at 716-645-2011.

Updates will be communicated by email to affected students and will be posted on