Stay Connected

During an emergency, the University of Toronto will share critical information through multiple channels including UTAlert, the U of T Safety App, the University of Toronto website, and via social media.

To prepare yourself to stay informed during an emergency, we recommend the following:

  1. Confirm your contact details are correct in the UTAlert system and add a cell phone number to your UTAlert subscription to receive text message alerts.

  2. Download the U of T Safety App on your mobile device.

  3. Make note of the additional communication platforms used on your campus, including the University of Toronto website, and social media channels.

Important Contacts

Emergency: 911

Campus Safety (Emergency)
St. George/UTSC: 416-978-2222
UTM: 905-569-4333

Campus Safety (Non-Emergency)
St. George: 416-978-2323
UTSC: 416-287-7398
UTM: 905-828-5200

Students holding smartphones while in conversation.

UTAlert allows the University to quickly send important messages via email and text.

Student seated on a log using a smartphone,

The U of T Safety App is available for free download at Google Play and the Apple Store.

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In the event of an Emergency, relevant and emerging information can be found at