Sign Up Now for Emergency Notification System
The CUNY Alert system enables John Jay students and parents to receive alerts and information in a timely manner regarding all campus emergencies, such as severe weather situations, closings, or threats to personal safety. Faculty, staff, and students can visit the Department of Public Safety office, in room L2.61, where members of our staff will sign you up or if you prefer, you can sign up online at www.cuny.edu/alert. Individuals can choose how they wish to receive voice or text notifications via cell phone, home phone, e-mail, instant message, or any combination of the aforementioned. A parent’s number can be added to the contact list as well. The web page provides step-by-step instructions for signing up, and the process takes less than two minutes to complete. If you have any questions, please call 212-237-8200 (Help Desk).
Emergency Closing of the College
Notice of college closings due to serious snowstorms or other emergencies are also posted on the John Jay College Website.