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Emergency Alert System Test Set for Sept. 19

Please be aware the Ferris State University Department of Public Safety will conduct an Emergency Alert System test on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at 10 a.m. The systems being tested include: RAVE, Alertus, digital signage and the outdoor broadcast sirens. The test will be delivered to the Big Rapids, Kendall College of Art and Design, GRx, and Extended and International Operations locations. Depending on the site and method of message delivery, a person may receive the test message on a computer screen, via digital signage, email and or via text message.

Students, faculty and staff can sign up to receive Emergency Text Alerts through their MyFSU. Directions for students, faculty and staff are available by clicking here.

Parents, family or friends of Ferris students can receive Ferris emergency messaging. Text the word FerrisAlerts to the number 67283 on the cell phone you wish to register with the system.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact Ferris DPS at (231) 591-5000. Thank you for your support and understanding as we test these critical emergency systems.