This is a TEST of the GW Alert Campus Advisories Emergency Communication Systems

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September 30, 2015
This is a TEST of the GW Alert Campus Advisories Emergency Communication Systems.
 
Today, Wednesday, Sept. 30, GW is testing its emergency communication systems.  This is a TEST.  No action is necessary. 
 
In the event of an emergency, updates and information will be posted to Campus Advisories. Information during an emergency, or a change in the university‚Äôs operating status, also will be communicated via GW Alerts (text and e-mail), the GW Information Line at 202-994-5050 and social media via Twitter and Facebook. 
 
The Virginia Science and Technology Campus will provide updates at 571-553-8333, and the School of Medicine and Health Sciences will provide updates at 202-994-3501.
 
All members of the GW community with a valid GW e-mail address will receive a GW Alert e-mail. To customize your GW Alert settings, visit GWeb Information System and select the GW Alert Emergency Notification tab. Register your cell phone numbers and e-mail addresses in order to receive text and e-mail alerts on multiple devices. 
 
For preparedness tips and safety information, refer to the GW Emergency Response Handbook and the Designated and Essential Employee brochure.