Critical Alert! Emergency Notification System







Please go to to enter or update your emergency contact information. A video demonstration is available at Emergency Notification System Video Tutorial.

If you have any questions regarding the upgraded service, please contact our Information Technology Services Help Desk at 704-330-5000 or

In an emergency, information will be communicated to CPCC students and staff via the following methods

  • Call 704.330.6888. This is the college’s recorded information line that will provide you with the latest emergency update.
  • Visit On the homepage, click on the static critical alert banner image at the top of the screen. We’ll list the latest news there to keep you up-to-date and informed.
  • Critical Alert. This is the college’s official emergency communication tool that uses text messaging, phone notifications and email to share critical information. If you’re not sure if your emergency contact info is current, update it at
  • Check local media outlets. CPCC will notify the local media of its inclement weather news. Stations to check include CPCC TV (Channel 17 in Mecklenburg County), WBTV, Time Warner Cable News, WCNC, WSOC, WCCB and WCNC.