Alert Notification Methods at UVa-Wise

Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with these methods and make sure to take any notification from Campus Police or College personnel seriously.

#1 – UVa-Wise Emergency Siren – The College has an emergency siren that will sound in the event of a campus emergency.  Please listen to the siren and the following loudspeaker announcement from College Police.

#2 – UVa-Wise Electronic Mail – College email is one of the first places to look for alert notifications and instructions on what to do in the event of an emergency.

#3 – UVa-Wise Emergency Alert System – The emergency alert system is a communication method that we STRONGLY urge all campus community members to use.  PLEASE, sign up online by going online to home.uvawise.edu/alertsystem and logging in with your email username and password (without @uvawise.edu) and filling in the fields as requested.  You can sign up for phone alerts and/or text messaging alerts.  Please note that updates to the emergency alert system take 24-hours to update so please update as soon as possible to insure you get campus emergency alerts.

YOU MUST SIGN UP FOR THE EMERGENCY ALERT SERVICE EACH YEAR TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF IT.   ONCE AGAIN, PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO VISIT home.uvawise.edu/alertsystem and login with your email username and password (without @uvawise.edu) to sign up for this important service to our students, faculty and staff.

#4 – UVa-Wise web site – Emergency notifications and additional information will be posted on the UVa-Wise main web site at www.uvawise.edu.

NOTE:  Your contact information will NOT be used for any other use than campus emergency notifications (dangerous situations, weather warning events, and text messages will include College closure notifications.

Current Weather


A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

Forecast


This
Afternoon

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%
Chance
Showers
Hi 54 °F
Tonight

Slight Chc Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%
Slight Chc
Showers
Lo 38 °F
Wednesday

Partly Sunny
Partly
Sunny
Hi 50 °F
Wednesday
Night

Partly Cloudy
Partly
Cloudy
Lo 35 °F

Weather Alerts


There are no active watches, warnings or advisories for Wise (Virginia).