Concordia University Chicago offers an emergency communication service which uses email and social media to notify students, faculty and staff about the following types of urgent situations:

  • Health risk
  • Safety risk
  • Closure of facility
  • Cancellation or rescheduling of a course

All employees and students are automatically opted into the system but can set their individual contact preferences via the Concordia Connect portal. It is the responsibility of the individual to provide and maintain a current and accurate cellular phone number.

The cellular phone numbers provided for this emergency communication service (a) will not be published in any directory, (b) will not be disclosed to anyone outside the University, and (c) will not be used for routine University communication with the individual.

Manage Your Emergency Notification Preferences (Students, Faculty, Staff)