Campus Closed?

Find out before the news stations with CCBC campus alert.

Campus alert is a free messaging service for the CCBC community that keeps you posted when any part of the college is closed for just about any reason.

Might be bad weather. Could be a utility outage or some other type of emergency. Either way, campus alert is a smart and convenient way to get the news and stay safe.

Register now for campus alert!

Who should use campus alert?

  • Students
  • Parents and other family members
  • Faculty and staff
  • Community members who use CCBC facilities

How does campus alert contact me in an emergency?

You get to pick up to 5 contact methods among any combination of the following:
  • Text message to your mobile phone
  • Voice call to any phone
  • Email

For example, you might sign up for:
  • text messaging to your mobile phone
  • Email
  • Voice calls to your mobile phone
  • Voice calls to your home phone
  • Voice calls to your parent’s, spouse’s or other family member’s phone
In the event of an emergency, campus alert will contact you via all of these methods to ensure you get the message.

What information will campus alert send?

You pick which CCBC facilities you want to hear about from among our main campuses and extension centers. In the event that any of the facilities you’ve selected needs to close, campus Alert will let you know.

Campus alert will send you:
  • Specific information regarding class interruptions or college closings
  • Timely Warnings on crime activity on or around the campuses
  • Immediate notification of evacuations and/or shelter-in-place orders regarding weather or public safety events

Will there be any ads or other non-emergency messages sent through campus alert?

Absolutely not. Anytime you get a message from campus alert it will be to let you know there is a campus emergency. We will not share your information with anyone.

How long will I remain in the system after I register?

Students and all other non-faculty and staff registrants will remain in the system for the entire academic year in which they register. In August, prior to the start of the next academic year, they will receive an email asking if they wish to renew their registration.

Can I change my contact information?

You can modify your contact preferences at any time by logging in with your campus alert username and password.

Do my mobile service provider’s fees apply for text messaging and cell phone calls from campus alert?

Yes. While there is NO FEE for the campus alert system, depending on your mobile service agreement, you may incur a charge from your mobile carrier just as you would for any incoming message or call. Check with your mobile carrier to see if this applies to you.