Emergency Notification System Test Set for March 31

March 27, 2014

The campus will conduct a test of the UMass Amherst Alerts Emergency Notification System (ENS) on Monday, March 31, after 4:15 p.m.

This test is part of the University's continuing effort to test, evaluate and improve its ability to provide timely and effective emergency notification and warnings during a campus emergency. The ENS test will include the UMass Amherst Alerts emergency text messaging, broadcast e-mail and outdoor warning sirens.

Visit www.umass.edu/emergency/ for information on how to sign up for UMass Alerts emergency text messaging system, campus emergency procedures and details on the campus’s comprehensive emergency communication system.