VCSU utilizes NotiFind, a mass communication tool, as the official emergency notification system. There are other forms of campus communication, including NotiFind,campus email, fire alarm systems and radio broadcast that are utilized in an emergency situation.

Student Updates

Students can participate in this system by registering in Campus Connection. Students have the option of participating or not participating. The system will ask students for a primary phone number and primary email. In addition, the system will automatically try sending text messages to the phone number listed. Students will be reminded every 90 days to update their information or participate in the system.

**All student employees are mandated to participate in the system.**

Organizations associated with VCSU can also participate in NotiFind by contacting the VCSU Safety office.

For additional information, contact the VCSU Safety Office at 701-845-7710 or 3-7710.

Students may update their information at any time. You do so by logging into Campus Connections. Follow these instructions:
  • Log on to your CampusConnection using your student ID and password. Select "Emergency Notification Update."
  • Enter the phone number and e-mail address where you can be reached most quickly in the event of an emergency. If you wish to receive text messaging, enter your cell phone number as your phone number and you will receive both text messages and telephone calls to that cell number.
  • Be sure to select "Submit Changes" at the bottom of the screen authorizing the selections made.

Employee Updates

Participation is mandatory for all faculty, staff, adjunct, and part-time employees of VCSU.

Organizations associated with VCSU can also participate in NotiFind by contacting the VCSU Safety office.

For additional information, contact the VCSU Safety Office at 701-845-7710 or 3-7710.

Employees may update their information at any time. You do so by logging into HRMS. Follow these instructions:
  • Log in to HRMS. Select "ND HE Self Service". Then select "Personal Information Summary".
  • To add a phone number, select "Change Phone Numbers" under the phone number section. On the "Phone Numbers" page there is an option to "Add a Phone Number". To ensure you receive messages you need to have a "CAPMUS" phone # added. You can opt to add a personal cell # (This is how you receive SMS text message notifications).
  • Be sure to add/update your "Campus" email address. You can choose to add a personal email address.
  • Be sure to select "Submit Changes" at the bottom of the screen authorizing changes made.

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