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Testing UT ALERT System – Jan. 31

The University of Toronto will conduct a test of the UT ALERT mass communication system on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. A test message will be sent via email and text.

You are encouraged to add your cell phone number to the UT ALERT system so that you receive alerts by text message. Please log in with your UTORid at and click the Register/Update button.

For the purpose of this test, the UT ALERT message will be sent to all registered undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff on all campuses. Data (university email addresses and telephone numbers) is currently inputted into the system from HRIS and ROSI/ACORN.

UT ALERT will send a notice to all devices that are registered on the system. The subject line of the test e-mail will read “UT ALERT SYSTEM TEST”.  The test text message will appear from << 228-98 >>. You may wish to program this number into your wireless device as “UT ALERT”. You do not need to respond to the test message.

For additional information on the UT ALERT, visit


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