Campus Alert

The Campus Alert System is designed to send messages via email to University of Alberta community alerting subscribers of crimes in progress, suspicious persons, Campus Crime Stoppers bulletins and other safety and security announcements.


The Campus Alert email message will be sent by Campus Security Services to all subscribers depending on the nature and scope of the incident. When you receive a campus alert please take action accordingly.

If the message requests your assistance in locating a suspicious person in your area or warns of a crime in progress:

  1. Ensure your own safety (i.e. do not attempt to apprehend suspects).
  2. Contact Protective Services at 492-5050 and relay the following information,
  3. a) current or last known suspect location,
  4. b) suspect description.
  5. Take the necessary steps to protect yourself and your property (lock office door, secure valuables, etc.).

If the message does not involve a crime in progress and you have information about the incident, please call Protective Services at 492-5050 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477).

Please do reply to Campus Alert by email, as it is not continuously monitored and we may not be able respond in a timely manner. In stead call Protective Services at 492-5050.

Subscribers cannot post messages to this list. If you would like to subscribe or unsubscribe to Campus Alert please visit the mailman administrative webpage and fill in the subscription form: