- Select the device (phone or text) from the Alert Type drop-down list on which you want to receive your UM Emergency Alert notification.
- Enter the 3-digit area code and 7-digit phone number (e.g., 734/555-1234) in the Telephone field.
- To add another phone or text message number, click Add An Alert Type, and repeat steps 1 and 2.
- Click Save after entering your desired alert types.
UM Emergency Alert Definitions
UM Emergency Alert numbers will be used solely in the case of a campus-wide alert and the authority to send a message is the responsibility of the Division of Public Safety and Security. Examples of situations where a notification may be sent are a tornado warning, potential life threatening incident, or hazardous spill.
UM Emergency Alert numbers must be 10-digit U.S. phone numbers including the area code.
For additional details on the UM Emergency Alert service, see the UM Emergency Alert web site ( https://dpss.umich.edu/content/emergency-preparedness/emergency-alerts/).
|UM Emergency Alert Phone 1
UM Emergency Alert Phone 2
UM Emergency Alert Phone 3
UM Emergency Alert Phone 4
A voice message will be sent to you in an emergency situation.
Enter any US phone number such as a mobile/cell phone, or home telephone number.
|UM Emergency Alert Text SMS1
UM Emergency Alert Text SMS2
UM Emergency Alert Text SMS3
UM Emergency Alert Text SMS4
A text message will be sent to you in an emergency situation.
Enter the US phone number of any text-capable (SMS) device such as a mobile/cell phone, or smart phone.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.