Rave Emergency Alerts

The Community College of Rhode Island offers a service that delivers text messages and email messages to members of the campus community during emergencies and when adverse weather conditions affect normal campus operations. The text and email alerts are one component among the college’s channels of communication used in an emergency.

  • All students, faculty and staff are automatically enrolled in Rave Emergency Alerts email messages.
    • Students: If you supplied a cell phone number during enrollment in courses at CCRI, you will receive a text message through this system.
    • Faculty: You are enrolled in Rave Emergency Alerts email messages. If you would like to sign up for text messages, please visit the Rave Emergency Alerts registration page.
    • Staff: If you supplied a cell phone number in the MyCCRI portal, you will receive text messages through this system.
  • To add or update your cell phone number please see our FAQs page.
  • Some smartphones, prepay or "minutes" cell phone plans may not work with the emergency notification system.

Need Help? If you need help see our Frequently Asked Questions page. If you need further assistance, contact the CCRI IT Help Desk.

To opt out, see: How can I opt out/unsubscribe to the Rave Emergency Alerts?

Contact Information

Lincoln: 333-7035
Providence: 455-6050
Newport: 851-1620

For details about emergency notices

On the Web - Visit www.ccri.edu or MyCCRI.edu for detailed campus closure and emergency information and updates.

On the phone - Call the campus info line at
825-2344 or

for recorded information and updates relating to campus alerts.

By email - Check your CCRI email account for the messages relating to campus closures and other emergencies.

Text Alerts - Receive Rave Emergency Alerts text messages.

RI emergency & weather links

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Last Updated: 9/27/17