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UGAAlert system test

Because of the recent transition to a new service provider, a full test of the UGAAlert emergency notification system will be conducted July 9 at 10:15 a.m. Prior to the test, it is very important that students, faculty and staff review their information at to make sure their specific preferences for being notified are accurate.

In the event of an actual emergency, the test will be rescheduled.

The UGAAlert desktop system that scrolls emergency messages across the bottom of computer screens will not change. Download the free UGAAlert software at

UGAAlert messages also can be received via Twitter by following @UGAAlert or @UGAOEP.

Email questions to or call the Office of Emergency Preparedness at 706-542-5845.