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K-State Alerts

K-State Alerts is Kansas State University's emergency notification system that gives campus authorities the ability to communicate emergency information quickly to the university community using some or all of the following channels:

  • Text messaging
  • Automated phone calls
  • Broadcast e-mails to all @k-state.edu accounts
  • Alert beacons
  • Police public address systems
  • Campus carillon in the Anderson Hall tower
  • Tornado warning sirens
  • K-State staff carrying radios
  • Postings to the K-State website

Sign up

Only current K-State faculty, staff, and students may sign up for text and phone alerts.


Contact the IT Help Desk for account assistance.

Alert numbers

Save (do not call) these numbers in your cell phone: 
Text msgs: 67283 or 226787
Phone calls: 785-532-0111


To report an emergency, call 911.