Panther Alert System

panther alert systemIn case of an emergency, PVAMU wants to protect its greatest assets, our students, faculty and staff. To keep the PVAMU campus communities informed in the event of an emergency, the University has established the Panther Alert System. The system, will notify the campus community of emergency situations (severe weather, serious threats to safety, etc.) via phone, text messages, and e-mails. Students, faculty and staff members are responsible for keeping their contact information current.

After you enroll

When you enroll, for students enrollment is done automatically when they are registered for classes, you will receive a message from either 23177 or 63079 with the following text :

BbConnect Info Alerts: You will receive alts for PVAMU Alerts. 2msgs/mo. Reply HELP for help, STOP to cancel. Msg & data rates may apply. 888-599-2720.

No action is required from you. The message confirms that we have your contact number is in our system. If you do not receive the message, please review the instructions below to update your information.


If you receive the message, please do not respond with STOP. If you do, it will prevent you from receiving ANY communication from PVAMU Administration.

We’re available to assist you with any questions by phone or email, please contact us at 936-261-9360 or via email at No advertisements alerts will be sent to the registered phones. Your information is not shared with or sold to third parties, if you have opted to keep your information private.

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Emergency Contact Numbers

University Police Department

(936) 261-1375

Risk Management & Safety Department

(936) 261-1745

Health Center

(936) 261-1410