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Emergency Messaging Alert System

Blue Ridge Community College offers an emergency messaging alert system as part of its comprehensive emergency preparedness plan to quickly notify students, faculty and staff of campus emergencies or campus closures via SMS text message, e-mail, voice message or any combination of the three.

In the event of a campus emergency, it is vital that Blue Ridge Community College is able to contact you as quickly as possible with critical information regarding campus emergencies or closures.

To sign up for text alerts:

Text the phrase “alertme” to the number 67283

View Sign-up Instructions


To register for alerts by text, email and phone call:

Login to myBlueRidge to provide updated contact information to automatically receive alerts from the Blue Ridge Alert system.
For current students and employees of Blue Ridge Community College.


Contact Us

Day: (828) 694-4777
Evening: (828) 243-9950

Philip Hosmer
Dean of Public Safety Training,
Acting Leader, Police and Public Safety

(828) 694-1834