The University Community will be notified of emergencies via:
- Text and e-mail messaging via alert.umd.edu
- Early Warning Siren System
- Alertus System
The University Community can gather additional emergency information at:
- 88.1 WMUC
- 1640 AM Radio
- Campus Cable Channel 76
For more information on UMD Alert, please visit www.alert.umd.edu or
send a text message to 411911 with the subject as UMD.
The Early Warning Siren System is designed to alert persons outside of buildings to seek shelter and once in shelter to seek information on the nature of the emergency. The siren has one steady tone that will sound for a minimum of three minutes.