Student Handbook

Emergency Notification System

Revised August 12, 2019

Public Safety Office
Dilworth Hall 215-572-2800
Web Site

Student Affairs
University Commons 215-572-2933

Arcadia’s Emergency Notification System, SendWordNow, is used for campus emergency announcements, including weather-related closings or delays. Text, Arcadia e-mail and voicemail messages will be sent simultaneously to all recipients enrolled in the system. Once a semester, you will be reminded automatically to review your contact information. You can update your information at any time from any computer or mobile device by going to Detailed information about emergency procedures can be found at

The Department of Public Safety highly recommends that all members of the Arcadia University community register with SendWordNow to ensure proper and timely notifications.