About this service

Description In the event of a campus emergency, Illini-Alert sends email and text messages and posts to Twitter.
Other names None listed
Documentation links Sign Up For or Log In to Illini-Alert | Sign up your family for Illini-Alert | Illini-Alert FAQ
Features and tools None listed

Getting and using this service

Who can use the service Undergraduate students
Graduate/Professional students
How to get the service Illini-Alert messages are automatically sent to the email accounts of all current University of Illinois students, faculty, staff, and members of affiliated organizations.  Additional alert options can added at

People who are not in a group that automatically receives the Illini-Alert messages have two Illini-Alert subscription options:
  • Text "IlliniAlert" (without quotation marks) to 226787
  • Follow @IlliniAlert on Twitter
Cost No charge
Usage constraints None listed

Support and Hours

How to get help Contact the Technology Services Help Desk by phone (217-244-7000) or by email (
Training and consulting opportunities None listed
Maintenance hours None listed
Lifecycle stage Production
Provided by Technology Services
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Service ID: 140
Tue 11/17/20 2:49 PM
Fri 9/2/22 6:34 AM