Prepare for Emergencies

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The on-campus emergency telephone number is 9-1-1. Use this number for reporting on campus fires, criminal or suspicious activity, and medical or other emergencies. This number goes directly to UPD if dialed from a campus phone. Dispatchers are trained to respond appropriately to emergencies of any nature.

Chico State Alerts

Ensure you receive emergency notifications from the University situations by signing up for Chico State Alerts for students, faculty, and staff.

Students are automatically signed up for Chico State Alerts using the emergency notification information they enter during registration. Faculty and staff must sign up via this site. If you have not yet provided emergency contact information or need to update your phone number or email, please use the sign-up link. Your contact information is kept confidential.