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The DukeALERT System will send faculty, staff and students short message service (SMS) text messages in the event of an emergency. The service is offered at no charge, but standard text messaging rates may apply according to your agreement with your wireless service provider.

Faculty and Staff:

To subscribe, visit the Duke@Work self-service website to add your work cell phone number or other cell phone number to receive DukeALERT text messages in the event of an emergency.

This number will not appear in the online directory unless you add it as one of your preferred numbers in your directory listing.

Students:

To subscribe, simply list your mobile phone number in your profile in the ACES system.

A cell number is required in order to send a short message service (SMS) text messages in the event of an emergency. This number will not appear in the online directory unless you specify it as your preferred number.