Liberty University Emergency Information

Current status: Liberty University is operating under normal conditions.

To report an emergency:

Dial 3911 from any Liberty University phone or (434) 592-3911 from any cell or off-campus phone. Pre-programming your phone with this number (including area code) will save time during an emergency.

During an emergency:

In the event of an emergency, notification will include use of:

  • The outdoor sirens of the Liberty University Emergency Warning System
  • Announcement on the portal pages of the website
  • Mass email to all Liberty University email addresses
  • Announcement on WRVL radio 88.3 FM

A second notice will be distributed when safety has been restored.

Emergency Notification System

On March 16, 2009, Liberty University went live with the Campus Alerting System.

The Liberty University Police Department would like to remind and encourage all students, staff and faculty to take advantage of the Smart Message Alerts, and sign up for this free service at


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