OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING Emergency Communications 101
Emergency Communications 101 In the event of an emergency event or campus closing, the university uses multiple, redundant methods to communicate with our students including: The TechAlert! System: Voicemail, email and text Updates to the following Web sites: www.ttu.edu www.today.ttu.edu www.ttu.edu/emergency Updates to our Social Media sites: Twitter.com/TexasTech Facebook.ttu.edu
Emergency Communications 101
Students are automatically enrolled with their primary phone number and eRaider email address upon registration (this could be yours!) Students should sign in to the system as soon as possible to update their records using their eRaider user ID and password Up to four phone numbers can be entered, with TTY/TDD for hearing impaired and Text Messaging options
TechAlert is a mass notification system, it is not an “In Case of Emergency” contact record for issues regarding individual students.
Emergency Communications 101 TechAlert will only be activated in the event of a school closing or an actual campus emergency Examples of Past Alerts Severe Weather Campus closing due to snow System Tests
Emergency Communications 101 Remember: www.ttu.edu In the event of an emergency eventor campus closing, we usemultiple, redundant methodsto communicate with our students.