Test of campuswide emergency alert system to be conducted

The test is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 4.

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Nov. 30, 2023

At the University of Missouri, safety is the No. 1 priority. Campus officials work to ensure that by regularly testing the campuswide emergency alert system.

A test will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 4.

During the emergency test, the following will happen:

  • Text message alerts will be sent to students, faculty, staff and others who have elected to receive warnings by text. Messages will indicate that the notifications are a test.
  • A mass alert email will be sent to all university email accounts.

Employees who do not receive a text or email as part of this test should contact the IT Help Desk at 573-882-5000. Faculty, staff, students and the public can opt in for emergency alerts by visiting mualert.missouri.edu.

Additionally, preparedness suggestions and specific details on emergency response and evacuation procedures for your area of campus can also be found by visiting mualert.missouri.edu.

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