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The UT ALERT emergency messaging service is designed to enhance and improve communication and keep the campus community informed during an emergency.

The service will only be used for emergency contact purposes. It will not be used to distribute advertising or other unsolicited content. Subscribers do not pay a fee for the service other than regular fees associated with text messaging services.

Signing up for UT ALERT is simple.

All you need are:

  • Your UT NetID and password. (What's my NetID?)
  • The number of the mobile device that will receive the text messages.

Once registered, you can log in at any time to update your information.



You can opt out of receiving UT Alert text messages at any time by texting the word "STOP" to 226787 or 67283 or 78015 or 81437. You may also log in to your account and opt out by deleting your mobile phone information.

Questions or Problems?

Check the Frequently Asked Questions, or e-mail utalert-help@utk.edu.

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