The University of Kansas utilizes a range of tools to keep students, faculty, staff and visitors informed in the event of an emergency that could affect their health and safety. These tools include text messaging, public address speakers, e-mail, the @UnivOfKansas handle on Twitter, and this page.
Alerts are sent when there is an immediate threat to the campus and in situations requiring immediate action. The campus community may also receive e-mails about other types of incidents that don't necessarily require immediate action, such as when law enforcement is seeking assistance from members of the public who may have information about a crime.
Text Message Alerts
Students are automatically subscribed to emergency text messages and can view/edit their cell phone number at Enroll and Pay.
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