Water Quality

EH&S collaborates with campus partners to maintain water quality for consumption and use on campus. We conduct pool and spa inspections and can arrange for testing of drinking water as needed for safety concerns. 

Drinking water quality

Questions or concerns regarding the safety of drinking water on the University's Seattle campus should be directed to the EH&S Public Health Program at 206.616.1623 or 206.543.7209.

Pool and spa water quality

We monitor water chemistry in pools and spas.

Questions or concerns regarding the safety of pool and spa water on the University's Seattle campus should be directed to the EH&S Public Health Program at 206.616.1623 or 206.543.7209.

Environmental Quality

For information on stormwater and wastewater quality on campus, please visit the Environmental Quality and Pollution Prevention pages.

Frequently asked questions

No, EH&S does not perform routine drinking water testing at the point of use.

The campus drinking water supply is provided as a public utility through the City of Seattle. The drinking water supply provided to campus buildings is continuously treated and tested at the treatment facility for many common contaminants.

Contact

EH&S Public Health

(206) 543-7262