Text Messages

In the event of a major life safety or public health emergency on campus, TU will notify and advise students, faculty and staff via its TU Alert text messaging service, a key component of the university’s Emergency Notification program. Accurate contact information is required to ensure the effectiveness of emergency text messages. Members of the campus community are strongly encouraged to enroll in the program by providing their cell phone number at and selecting “myTU Essentials.”

University E-mails

TU may send high alert e-mails to the entire campus community providing emergency notifications and instructions.

Social Media

Campus Security will utilize Facebook, Twitter and other social media outlets when necessary to provide campus updates and emergencies.

TU TV/Campus Monitors

TU can override its campus cable system to provide emergency notification in university buildings and residential housing.

Local Media

Campus Security will work with local broadcast and print media to help announce and update campus closures or emergency situations.

Campus Security Website

TU will provide emergency updates on its Campus Security website as they become available. Students, faculty, staff and parents can access the site at Potential criminal actions and other emergencies occurring on the Main Campus, North Campus, Zarrow Center and the Henneke Building can be reported anytime from a campus extension by dialing 5555. Calls placed to Campus Security from a cell phone or an off-campus phone can be placed at any time by dialing 918-631-5555. Calls to Campus Security can also be placed at any of the blue emergency phones located throughout the main campus.