Campus Alerts - Carnegie Mellon University

Register for CMU-Alert

All members of the Carnegie Mellon community are encouraged to register for CMU-Alert (login required). CMU-Alert sends voice and/or text messages to your registered phone in the event of a campus emergency.

Your contact information will be treated confidentially. You will be contacted by the CMU-Alert service only if there is an incident/event that threatens public safety or during tests of the system in the spring and fall semesters.

Note that the text and voice options may carry a nominal fee for recipients, depending on your mobile phone carrier and mobile phone plan. Questions or concerns about the service can be emailed to cmu-alert@andrew.cmu.edu.

More information on registering for CMU-Alert is available on the Environmental Health & Safety website.

Register for CMU-Alert today!

Help ensure the safety and well-being of the CMU community.
University Police: 412-268-2323 | Ethics Hotline: 1-877-700-7050

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CMU Mobile Alert App IconDownload the CMU Mobile Alert App

The CMU Mobile Alert App is a free iPhone and Android  mobile app for students, faculty staff and parents. It was developed to provide:

  • Emergency procedures and guidance for 21 different emergencies;
  • Information regarding crimes and crime prevention;
  • Links to important Carnegie Mellon websites;
  • Interactive maps that provide information about locations of Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs);
  • Automatic dialing for University Police, Safety Escorts and 911.

Download the iPhone app. | Download the Android app. |Download the CMU Mobile Alert App flyer for your department bulletin board.

CMU's emergency alert system notifies the university community when there's a significant campus emergency or weather event.


See this document for step-by-step instructions

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Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) director Madelyn Miller encourages sign-ups for CMU-Alert.  Watch video »

For other emergency information, including sheltering in place instructions and evacuation instructions, visit the emergency procedures page.

Alumni, past employees and others can unsubscribe from the alert service at any time. Simply email cmu-alert@andrew.cmu.edu, providing your name and either your AndrewID or phone number.

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