MU Alert

Campus Emergency Notification System: MU Alert

MU Alert (powered by Rave) provides the campus community with a dedicated communication resource that can be activated in the event of a critical event 

  • This service is not intended as a substitute for exercising good safety practices.
  • Registering a device with this service does not guarantee notification for every conceivable crisis event.
  • Check with your current service provider for any additional text messaging charges. You are responsible for any additional charges that results from receipt of a message.

To update and complete your registration to receive MU Alert messages (powered by RAVE), Millikin community members can go to After you sign up, please remember to keep your account updated with any changes to your cell phone information.

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Millikin University previously used Send Word Now. If you have any questions call Public Safety at 217.464.8888 or from an on-campus phone dial extension 8888.