SSU Alert System

The SSU alert system, Blackboard Connect, allows campus administrators to quickly communicate with students, faculty and staff in the event of an urgent situation on campus, such as class cancellations, campus closings, severe weather, evacuation routes or security incidents. This urgent news and information is rapidly delivered via recorded telephone and e-mail messages.

The system relies on the contact information provided by students, faculty and staff, therefore all members of the SSU community are urged to keep their information updated in the system to ensure delivery of emergency messages.

Emergency notification from the school will be announced on local TV and radio stations, sent via Blackboard Connect, posted in SSU's buildings, displayed on the message system and on the SSU Homepage.

Students, Faculty and Staff


You will need to know your SSU Network Username and Password to register:

Please select the button below to enter the telephone numbers and email addresses at which you can be reached in the event of an urgent situation on campus.


A printable flyer will be available for download and printing.

Maintaining the privacy of this information is a priority. Data will be preserved and will not be shared with third parties for commercial purposes or purposes other than this notification system. Data collection occurs daily, and testing is performed periodically throughout the year.

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