The Hawkeye Alert System will notify Hawkeye Community College students and staff of college closings, college cancellations, and other emergency situations: severe weather, hazardous material incidents, and immediate dangers. The Hawkeye Alert will send text, voice, and email messages.
Log-in using your Hawkeye Community College network/email username and password.
Hawkeye Alert is a new system that is continually being reviewed to ensure its ability to communicate with students and employees during emergency situations – severe weather, bomb threats, intruders on campus, etc. The Hawkeye Alert system will call every phone number and or email every email address you provide in your profile.
Cell phone users that selected text messaging may now choose to receive only text messages or both the text and voice messages.
Your Primary Phone Number
The Hawkeye Alert will call your primary number automatically. The Hawkeye alert system acquires the primary number listed in your SOAR account or in your Human Resource Services records if you are an employee.
To change your primary phone number:
- Students may change their primary phone number through SOAR
- Employees may change their primary phone number through Human Resources.
Please remember your primary phone number should be the number you want the College to contact you for all College business.
Will I be notified of an emergency?
Hawkeye is committed to keeping our campus safe. Therefore, the College automatically includes all registered students and active employees in the Hawkeye Alert system. If you wish to not receive alert notifications you can "Opt out." By doing so, you will not be contacted in ANY emergency situation. You many opt back into the system at any time by removing the check mark in the "Opt out" box.
Hawkeye Alert is a FREE service brought to you by Hawkeye Community College. Check with your cell phone provider about your text messaging plan and any costs associated with incoming text messages.