Emergency Information

University Status


As our national emergency continues to develop, we ask that you check our coronavirus webpage regularly for updates related to the health and safety of our students, faculty and staff.

Sign up now for Emergency Text Alerts for your phone. Directions are available here.

In case of an emergency, this website will be used to provide timely information for students, parents, faculty, staff and other members of the NDNU community.

If you have an emergency or are in immediate need of assistance, dial 911 from any campus phone. If you are off-campus or need non-emergency help, contact Public Safety at 650-508-3502 (day) and 650-504-0656 (evening) or 650-740-1483 (evening).

Emergency Text Alerts

Sign up below to receive emergency text alerts on your mobile phone. If you are not a student of NDNU, or you wish to add an additional mobile phone number to the system, you may do so. If you no longer wish to receive notifications it is up to the individual to opt-out or stop future text messages.

NDNU licenses the Nixle emergency text notification system. To enroll your cell phone number,
Send this message: Go NDNU
To this number: 888777
When you get a reply asking for a password,
Send this message: 185100
If you later want to opt-out:
Send this message: Stop
To this number: 888777
NDNU will only send text messages in the event of emergencies or system tests, not for general announcements. Message and data rates may apply.