In the Event of an Emergency

USU alerts the campus community through a variety of mechanisms including text messaging, email, push notifications on its safety app, the myUSU app, USU’s Twitter and Facebook pages, and on the university homepage at

During an emergency, this webpage will broadcast alerts and provide further information and direction for students, employees, visitors, and affected family members. To get the latest information, sign up to receive alerts via text or email and download the Aggie Safe App to receive push notifications.

About emergency alerts

An emergency alert is sent when there is an emergency situation, including:

  • A major spill of hazardous materials
  • An armed assailant on campus
  • A gas leak
  • An impending dangerous weather event