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WHAT IS IT?

RPIAlert is an urgent mass notification system by which the Institute can notify campus constituents of an active, major campus emergency. The system Includes:

  • Text messages (SMS) to cell phones
  • Voice messages to phones
  • Email messages to designated addresses

WHEN IS IT USED?

Examples of when the RPIAlert system will be used include:

  • Hazardous material spill/exposure impacting a significant portion of campus
  • Severe weather such as a tornado reported to be approaching the campus
  • An active shooter or other reported immediate life-safety threat on campus