Three levels of notifications are sent depending on the type of incident. All notifications are compiled and disseminated by CU Boulder Police, CU Boulder Emergency Management and CU Boulder Strategic Relations and Communications. All notifications are verified for accuracy before being sent and reflect the information available at the time.
How to Receive CU Emergency Alerts
Everyone with an @colorado.edu email is automatically signed up, but you can add a cellphone number by going to the Buff Portal or your MyCUInfo portal.
How to Receive CU Safety Alerts
Everyone with an @colorado.edu email is automatically signed up.
How to Receive CU Advisories
Depending on the severity of the situation and the possible effects to the campus community, advisories may be emailed to an @colorado.edu address. You can also receive them on social media by liking CU Boulder on Facebook and following @cuboulder, @CUBoulderPolice and @CUBoulderAlerts on Twitter. CU Advisories are always posted on alerts.colorado.edu.