What is it?
When an emergency event occurs or is about to occur at Bow Valley College, CampusAlert provides official and real-time information. Bow Valley College CampusAlert will notify you for: severe weather alerts, college closures, lockdown/shelter-in-place, evacuation, or any other interruption or interference with our normal business. It also offers useful safety tools and health resources, accessible 24/7, wherever you are.
Bow Valley College CampusAlert is free to download and is available for smartphone devices on the App Store and Google Play. Currently, it only requires 19Mb of space, which is very minimal compared to other social media apps that average 50Mb or more.
Who can use it?
Learners, staff, instructors, and outside stakeholders (vendors, emergency services and utilities partners, parents, caregivers, friends, etc.).
Download your copy of the app for Apple or Android now!
Types of Emergency Alerts
Crime in Progress
|IT Systems Failure
During an emergency alarm evacuation:
1) Be aware of your surroundings.
2) Listen to instructions on the Public Address system.
3) When instructed, remove yourself and others from the area (evacuate).
4) Read further instructions on the CampusAlert emergency app from a safe location.