The University of Massachusetts Center at Springfield offers an emergency messaging system, Emergency Alerts, available to faculty, staff and students.
The program sends a text and/or email message to all enrolled cell phones and e-mail accounts in the event of an emergency at the University of Massachusetts Center at Springfield. The system is only used during an emergency or closing of the University of Massachusetts Center at Springfield.
You must opt-in to this service
Students, faculty and staff are not automatically entered into the system and must register their cellular phone number and e-mail address. The service is provided at no additional fee from the University.
The system does not charge subscribers to send or receive SMS messages. Standard or other messaging charges apply depending upon your wireless carrier plan and subscription details. Once registered, you can opt out of SMS messages at any time by texting STOP to 67283 or 226787. Use of Emergency Alerts is rare as they are activated only in emergency situations.
Please Click Register to sign up to receive Emergency Alerts.