所有的学生, faculty and staff are automatically enrolled in the Falcon Alert emergency notification system. The offices of the University Registrar and Human 资源 ask that you provide any updates to your mobile phone information as soon as possible to ensure that you receive Falcon Alerts.
Automated emergency messaging options include:
- Email – Emergency alerts are sent to 朋友.Edu和student.朋友.edu email addresses for all members of the 大学的朋友 community.
- SMS/text messages – Alerts can be sent via text message to student, faculty and staff mobile phones.
You may elect to opt-out of the Falcon Alert system at any time via the 猎鹰警报表格.
- Opt out Mobile Text Messaging: Means you will no longer receive emergency messages via your mobile phone. You will still receive email messages at your University email address.
Two test messages per year are scheduled to test the Falcon Alert system. Depending on your plan, you may be charged by your cell phone carrier for this message.
Although we will make every effort to deliver emergency information, due to limitations with public carrier networks we cannot guarantee you will receive an emergency message.
The use of this capability will be limited to emergency communications. Emergency communications are defined as urgent notices regarding matters that impact the health and safety of members of the 大学的朋友 community and closures of the main campus or education centers. This determination will be made only by the president, 副总统, 网站董事, director of physical plant or director of campus security.
我们不会放弃, rent or voluntarily supply your information to any third party for any reason other than emergency notification.
You may return to this page at any time to update your information or opt out of Falcon Alert completely. You will also be automatically unsubscribed from the Falcon Alert system when you terminate your relationship with the University. Once your 朋友 username is decommissioned, your enrollment in Falcon Alert will terminate automatically.
Falcon Alert is supported by all major carriers, including Alltel, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless.
信息rmation About the Federal Regulation
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of 校园 安全 Policy and 校园 犯罪统计数据 Act (20 USC § 1092(f)) is the landmark federal law, originally known as the 校园 安全 Act, that requires colleges and universities across the United States to disclose information about crime on and around their campuses. Subsequent amendments in 2000 and 2008 added provisions dealing with registered sex offender notification and campus emergency response, 分别. The 2008 amendments also added a provision to protect crime victims, “whistleblowers” and others from retaliation.
The 2008 amendments include the requirement that all schools have an emergency notification policy, procedures and a notification system of some type in place by July 2010. The University adopted the following University policy in May 2010.
大学的朋友 will make every effort to implement emergency notifications as soon as reasonably possible from the time appropriate personnel are aware of a campus emergency situation or incident. No guarantee is made as to the timeframe or avenue through which communications will be attempted.
In the event of an emergency the following procedures will be followed to contact students, 教职员工:
- Mass email to all students, faculty, and staff via student.朋友.Edu和朋友们.edu地址.
- Text message to all students, faculty and staff via Emergency Notification System.
教师, staff and students are responsible for providing all necessary contact information, 包括对这些信息的更新. 大学的朋友 cannot provide communication with those who fail to provide current phone numbers and/or contact information.
大学的朋友 is not responsible for problems which may arise due to cellular phone providers, 网络中断, cell phone malfunctions or inability to access email.
全体大学生, faculty and staff will be automatically enrolled in the University’s emergency notification system. 学生 wishing to opt out of emergency notifications can do so by completing a form in the Office of the University Registrar. 教师 and staff wishing to opt out of emergency notifications can do so by completing a form in the Human 资源 Department.
Still have questions about the 猎鹰警报系统? Read through these frequently asked questions, or contact the campus security office at 316-295-5911.