NIU has a new emergency notification system. Subcriptions are handled through MyNIU. See below for details.
Students who provide their phone number(s) to NIU via MyNIU are automatically registered to receive safety advisories and emergency alerts text messages and phone calls. Follow these steps to add or change your phone number(s):
Faculty & staff who provide their cell phone numbers to NIU via the HR self-service portal are automatically registered to receive safety bulletin text messages and phone calls. Follow these steps to add or change your phone number(s):
NIU students have the ability to register up to two additional contacs to receive safety bulletin notification text messages and emails. These contacts can be parents, spouses, family members or anyone else.
The primary purpose of this service is to notify the people on campus as quickly as possible when an emergency occurs. Notifications will be sent to the parents, spouses and others AFTER a message has been sent to all students and employees.
Students, register two emergency contacts to receive safety bulletin notifications via text message and email using the following process:
You may repeat this process to register a second person.
This service is only for students and employees. The following methods are available to the general public: