Sign-Up for Buff State Alert
August 25, 2016

Buff State Alert is the campus emergency notification system.

Students, faculty, or staff who wish to enroll in Buff State Alert, or modify contact preferences (i.e., update a cell phone number), may do so by visiting and logging in with your Buffalo State user name and password. If you do not have a Buffalo State user name or password but still want to receive text messages from Buff State Alert, you can sign up by texting the phrase “buffalostate” to 79516.

Buff State Alert will only be used to convey messages regarding serious safety issues, utility failures, or weather-related campus-wide closures and cancellations.

Buff State Alert is capable of sending text messages, recorded voice messages, and e-mail messages to multiple addresses and phone numbers. In addition, the system is capable of immediately posting messages to the Buffalo State home page, social media sites, the campus cable system, and select video message boards.

Personal data provided to Buff State Alert will not be used for any other purpose or for campus information broadcast.

If you have questions about Buff State Alert, please read the User Guide or e-mail the RITE Support Desk.

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