U of G Alert Guest

U of G Alert for Non-Registered Users / Visitors at the Guelph Campus

Note: This instruction are for services that will be enabled on Thursday, January 27th, 2022.

U of G Alert is the University’s critical incident notification system. It sends alert messages when an incident happens on campus.

If you are on campus and don’t have a U of G Alert account, you can still receive these alert messages.

  • Non-registered users refer to contractors, guests, volunteers and OpenEd students
  • Visitors to campus include conference attendees, athletic centre members or anyone who is on campus on a regular basis or for a defined period of time
  • Parents with children attending camp

There are two ways to get alert messages:

  • Via SMS / Text: Simply text the word UOGUELPH to 723389 to opt in to receive notifications from U of G Alert
    • Standard message and data rates may apply

    • Message frequency may vary

    • Carriers are not responsible for undelivered messages

  • Push Notification: Install the Safe Gryphon app (available for iOS and Android) and enabling Push Notifications via About/Preference.  

Questions regarding visitor access should be directed to the campus emergency coordinator at cec@uoguelph.ca.