Emergency Information

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Emergency Information

Emergency Information

Emergency Communication

In the event of a major emergency affecting the campus, check the status of the Institute by using one of the methods below:

  • Call (858) 453-4100 – A recorded message reporting the status of the Institute, advising on campus closure and work schedules will be heard.
  • Consult the Salk website: https://www.salk.edu for status of emergency and information available. Emergency status will be determined according to the following:

  • Green: Normal. No emergency

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    Helpful Links

    Ready San Diego

    SD County Office of Emergency Services County of San Diego

    CA Office of Emergency Services

    External Communications:
    All inquiries from the press should be sent to the Communications Office. The Communications Office will manage all of Salk’s official comments and requests from media.

    Phone: (858) 453-4100 x1371
    Fax: (858) 453-3015