November 7, 2013

University to test campus alert system Thursday, Nov. 7

VALDOSTA -- Valdosta State University will test its Campus Alert system at approximately 9:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov.7.  During the drill, students, faculty and staff who are registered to receive emergency notices will receive an e-mail (VSU email account) and a voice or SMS text message at the phone number registered with the Campus Alert System. 

All VSU faculty, staff and students are encouraged to register to receive emergency alert messages. To receive instructions on updating alert numbers, frequently asked questions, and other Campus Alert information go to the website

Valdosta State University’s 2013-2019 Strategic Plan represents a renewal of energy and commitment to the foundational principles for comprehensive institutions.

Implementation of the plan’s five goals, along with their accompanying objectives and strategies, supports VSU’s institutional mission and the University System of Georgia’s mission for comprehensive universities.

The story above demonstrates VSU's commitment to meeting the following goals:

Goal 1: Recruit, retain, and graduate a quality, diverse student population and prepare students for roles as leaders in a global society.

Goal 3: Promote student, employee, alumni, retiree, and community engagement in our mission.

Goal 5: Develop and enhance Valdosta State’s human and physical resources.

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