Welcome to FDU Alert & SMART Communications
Fairleigh DickinsonUniversity continues to be a leader amongst higher education institutions inutilizing mobile technology for students to assist them in all aspects ofcampus life. Through our partnership with Rave Mobile Safety, we providesafety, academic and auxiliary applications through use of the voice, text anddata capabilities of today's wireless carriers. Hear about our program straight from one of our students! Click Here
We continue to makesignificant enhancements to the program. So whether you have used FDU Alert& SMART Communications before or are about to register for thefirst time, here is an overview of some of our most important applications:
1. Single sign-on
To register, simply click the large Registericon, and provide your FDU e-mail address and password as well asyour first and last name. It is that simple!
Guardian is our award-winning safetyapplication that makes your safe campus here at Fairleigh Dickinson Universitysafer. Guardian is a timer-based system accessed by dialing201-347-2342 and entering a PIN number that you create uponregistration. To learn more about Guardian, click the link below towatch a short video.
4. Mobile Blackboard
The Mobile Blackboard program at FairleighDickinson University has continued to evolve. Enhancements for thisfall semester include functionality to have grades delivered via text messagingand/or e-mail, as well as Blackboard announcements, assignments and calendar.You can choose what classes you would like to subscribe to as well as whatmethod you would like the message delivered for each class. For example, youmay choose to have announcements delivered via text message from one class, andgrades delivered via e-mail from another class. All you need to dois register for Mobile Blackboard under the Phone Apps tab, then go to theAlerts tab and find the “click here” hyperlink adjacent to the Mobile Blackboard link.
5. Other applications
Other mobile applications, such as FlashCards,Groups, and University specific infosites are available through FDU Alert& SMARTCommunications and accessible through all carriers and mostcellphones. In addition, we will look for new applications that webelieve will continue to add value to your mobile experience while attendingFairleigh Dickinson University.
6. Our Partnership with Sprint
The University has established a partnershipwith Sprint to assist you with your Cellular needs. Visit their custom websiteatwww.sprint.com/fdustudents to learn about the great deals being offeredto you as part of FDU Alert & SMART Communications. Sprint offers a 10% discount to all FDU students, and theUniversity offers an additional $20 monthly subsidy to all resident students.
Fans of Knights Athletics - Check out the Knights this season. Receiveinformation on team schedules, game results, fun facts and other information onyour favorite Knights team. Fans of Knights Athletics is an Official Group found in the GroupsTab of FDU Alert & SMART Communications.