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University Alert Status: No Alert
The Alert Notification System is not in use at this time. In the event of an emergency, please check the alert website for all emergency information.


Campus safety is a vital concern at the University of Connecticut. The University Alert Notification System provides a number of ways in which the University may contact the community in the event of an emergency. The components of the University Alert Notification System include website alerts, email, voice mail, outdoor sirens and Code Blue Phone Kiosks. Each of these components is intended to enhance communications during an emergency situation.

In the event of an emergency, this website will provide the latest information, including possible action. Regular updates will be posted as they become available.

Periodic testing of each of the alert components will be conducted; the University community will be notified in advance of any tests.

In any emergency situation, reacting quickly and calmly is of utmost importance. Obtain general information about University Alert Notification System and learn more about campus safety.

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Register Your Cell Phone

Register Your Number

The University has created a text message alert service as one method by which members of the UConn community may be contacted in the event of an emergency. Please register your cell phone today.

It's easy to do - follow the registration link, log in using your NetID and password, and then enter your cell phone number and provider.

To verify or edit your existing cell phone information, follow the registration link. Log in using your NetID and password to view your information.

Are you a student? Update your information via the Student Administration System.

Important Emergency Procedures
Important Phone Numbers
  • Emergency:  911
  • Police Department:  486 - 4800
  • Fire Department:  486 - 4925
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