Emergency Notification System Test
A test of USF’s Emergency Notification System will be conducted on Wednesday, October 1 at 11 a.m.A test of USF’s Emergency Notification System will be conducted on Wednesday, October 1st, at 11 a.m. A message will be sent via the following emergency communication channels:
- MoBull Messenger on all USF Campuses (text messaging).
- Digital displays across the Tampa Campus.
- Desktop Alerts on the Tampa Campus (includes faculty/staff computers and classrooms and labs where computers are maintained by USF IT and USF Health IS. Note: The desktop alert must be manually installed on USF-owned Macs purchased prior to summer 2014 or Macs not managed by USF IT. Mac owners can submit a request to have the software installed by emailing email@example.com.
- The exterior public announcement system on the Tampa Campus (loudspeakers and strobe lights are intended for outside areas, NOT to reach inside buildings or facilities).
Faculty and students please note: Most technology classrooms and open use computer labs (i.e., Library computers) have been installed with the new desktop alert system. The emergency alert will appear on computers and projection screens in use during the test and/or an actual emergency.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Sandy Lovins, Vice President of Administrative Services, firstname.lastname@example.org, 974-8063.
Emergency & Safety Management