Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to return to their offices, labs, and other research spaces without occupancy or distancing restrictions.  Everyone is responsible for staying current on the latest campus safety guidelines.

Cory and Soda Building Access Requirements

  1. Complete the Workplace Safety Training program through the UC Learning Center (estimated time: 30 minutes).
  2. Review the Building Emergency Plans for Cory or Soda Hall to learn emergency evacuation routes and procedures.
  3. Review the EECS Department Safety Contacts (below) so you know whom to contact before an actual emergency.
  4. Submit an EECS Safety Compliance Form to confirm that you have completed the above steps.
  5. If you need card key access or a metal door key, submit an EECS Card Key/Metal Key Request FormYou must complete steps 1-4 above before submitting this request.
  6. If you have applied for access and your cardkey isn’t working, submit an EECS Cardkey Access Problems Form.


  • Cory Hall: cory-building@eecs.berkeley.edu
  • Soda Hall: soda-building@eecs.berkeley.edu

EECS Department Safety Contacts

Emergency Hotlines

Building Safety Concerns

  • For urgent Soda/Cory safety concerns (huge active leak etc) contact campus Facilities Management: +1 (510) 642-1032
  • For non-urgent Soda/Cory safety concerns submit an: EECS Safety Ticket

Building Access Issues

  • For after-hours Cory/Soda access issues, contact Facilities Services: +1 (510) 642-1032
  • For urgent Cory /Soda access issues during regular business hours, contact the:

Cory Hall Safety Contacts

Safety Coordinator – Logan Baldini

253A Cory Hall
+1 (510) 384-8914

Cory Safety Committee

Bennett Agnew
Logan Baldini
Ben Lake
Katherina Law
Chunlei Liu
Scott Mcnally
Elise Mills
Shirley Salanio
Josh Sanz
Steve Volkman

Soda Hall Safety Contacts

Safety Coordinator – Chris DelliGatti

393 Soda Hall
+1 (510) 704-3853

Soda Safety Committee

Yu-Tin Kuo
Kattt Atchley
Ivan Ortega
Kailee Truong
Ria Briggs
Alex Sandoval
Kostadin Ilov
Christopher DelliGatti