CMU-Alert Test at 4:30 p.m., Friday, April 25
Carnegie Mellon’s Emergency Notification Service, CMU-Alert, will be tested at 4:30 p.m., Friday, April 25, on the Pittsburgh campus. This is only a test. In the event of an actual emergency, the service would direct you to visit this page for information, instructions and timely updates.
All members of the Carnegie Mellon community are encouraged to register for the CMU-Alert service, which sends voice and/or text messages to registered phones in the event of a campus emergency.
You can register for the CMU-Alert service online on this Web page (www.cmu.edu/alert). Click on the “Register for CMU-Alert” link in the grey box on the top right. You will need to login with your username and password to access the registration page.
Your contact information will be treated confidentially. You will be contacted by the CMU-Alert system 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 cellphone carrier and cellphone plan. The recipient is responsible for these fees.
Alert information will also be posted in a special area at the top of www.cmu.edu
directing users to more information on this site at www.cmu.edu/alert. This site will be updated regularly in case of emergency.
If you had difficulties receiving the voice or text messages, or problems registering for the service, please send email to email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information on registering for CMU-Alert is available on the Environmental Health & Safety website.
Register for CMU-Alert today!
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- 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.
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