Emergency Notification System test Friday, Oct. 15

Miami University plans to test its Emergency Notification System some time Friday, Oct. 15.

The alert methods may include some or all of the following:

  • Miami emergency text messaging system (via Omnilert).
  • Miami emergency email messaging system (via Omnilert).
  • Voice- and display-based emergency notification feature of the VoIP telephones.
  • Campus emergency phone towers (blue light phones).
  • Digital signage screens throughout the Oxford, Hamilton, and Middletown campuses, as well as the Voice of America Learning Center.
  • Miami’s Cable Television System.
  • Various Miami University websites.

What to expect:

  • The text and email tests will say "Test" in the subject line.  
  • All staff, students and faculty on all campuses should receive an emergency test email from Miami Emergency Text Messaging System ( Do not reply to these messages.

More information on the Omnilert Emergency Text Messaging System online.

More information on what to do in an on-campus emergency can be found online.