Everbridge App - Installation & Configuration for Visitors

  1. Download the Everbridge app (For Everbridge Alerts)from the Apple Store (iOS devices) or Google Store (Android devices)
  2. Open the Everbridge app
  3. Press on Allow when prompted by "Everbridge" Would LIke to Send You Notifications" (Alert WesternU is powered by Everbridge)
  4. At the bottom of the screen, click on Explore the map 
  5. Press on Allow when prompted to Share location for public alerts?
  6. When prompted to Allow "Everbridge" to access your location? press on Allow While Using App.
  7. Not long after you install the Everbridge app, you will be asked to "Allow "Everbridge" to also access your location even when you are not using the app? Press on Change to Always Allow to ensure that you receive Alert WesternU notifications even if the app is not running on your device in the background
  8. When you are asked "Do you want to continue to allow background location use?, press Always Allow.