Communication Outlets

In the event of an emergency, the University will utilize the following communication outlets:

  • HCU Alert System: The HCU Alert System allows the University to send time-sensitive notifications to all of the HCU audiences via email, phone call, SMS/text, and other electronic media.
  • HCU Web site: In the event of an emergency, a link to this site will be activated from the University homepage at Emergency announcements will be posted on this site with links to appropriate information and resources.
  • The University Portal: Emergency information will also be posted for internal audiences at, the University portal.
  • Local news and radio: HCU will communicate with local news outlets in order to quickly disseminate news and information.