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Current Student, Faculty and Staff are already enrolled by their @uwo.ca email address and can add up to five contact methods - three text numbers and two additional email addresses.

You will be contacted by Alert WesternU during an event on campus using these methods.

If you require notifications in a different format contact alerthelp@westernu.ca to make arrangements for accomodation or your specific needs.


When you are enrolled in Alert WesternU, the following information is added and cannot be changed:

  • First Name:  Your Primary First Name as listed in your Official Student, Faculty or Staff records.
  • Last Name: Your Primary Last Name as listed in your Official Student, Faculty or Staff records.
  • Subscribed Email: Your @uwo.ca email address.

The following fields are customizable:

  • Time Zone: ( GMT -5:00)Eastern Standard Time(America/Toronto)
  • Registration Email (Android Only): Can be left Blank or your Western Email Address
  • Text 1-Text 3: A mobile phone number (10-digit Mobile phone number in North America) that can receive text messages. Can be for your cellphone, or parents, spouses, or family members.  
  • Email 2-Email 3: Must be a valid email address.  Can be for parents, spouses, family members or a personal email address.