The University of Alaska Notification System makes every effort to release information about emergencies (incidents) that may disrupt university operations. This multi modal system of notification includes:
- Personal Notification
Via email, telephone, and text message blasts via Blackboard Connect
- Mass Notification
Loudspeaker and hallway beacon alerts (where available)
- Community Alert
Press releases and contact with local media, alert notices on Facebook sites and Twitter feeds and the university homepage
Students and Staff Create or Update Your Profile Here!
If you ARE an active staff, faculty, or studentat any of the University campus sites, start here. To keep your personal information up to date and to specify how you would like to be notified within the University of Alaska Notification system, update your contact information here.
Students and employees - If you wish to add additional contact information beyond the your essential information stored in UAOnline, or if you would like to customize the way you are contacted, go the "UA-Alerts User Portal" by clicking the button above to create a notification profile.
If you create or have created a notification profile, occassionally you may receive an email from our Notificaton Vendor, Blackboard Connect, notifying you the "University of Alaska Notification System has updated your contact information on record." If you recently changed your contact information in UA-Online you will receive this email. By revisiting (logging back into) the UA-Alerts User Portal you are given the opportunity to have your new information from UA-Online added to your personalized notification profile.
Students and employees can click this button to visit UAOnline and update their basic contact information. After logging in, click "Personal Information" and then "Manage your address, email and phone information."