Virginia Highlands Community College uses VHCC Alert to immediately contact you during a major crisis or emergency. VHCC Alert delivers important emergency alerts, notifications and updates to you on your E-mail account (work, home, other), cell phone, pager or smartphone/PDA (BlackBerry, Treo & other handhelds).
When an incident or emergency occurs, authorized senders will instantly notify you using VHCC Alert. VHCC Alert is your personal connection to real-time updates, instructions on where to go, what to do, or what not to do, who to contact and other important information. VHCC will use VHCC Alert to notify registered users when the campus is closed or operating on a delayed schedule because of inclement weather. You may register to receive only emergency alerts or emergency & weather alerts. Please note that campus closing alerts may be issued prior to 6:00 a.m. and on weekends. VHCC Alert is a free service offered by Virginia Highlands Community College. Your wireless carrier may charge you a fee to receive messages on your wireless device. VHCC will test the alert system each semester.