Early Warning Notifications

BLACKBOARD CONNECT (Emergency Notification & Early Warning System)

The Peralta Community College District has made the Blackboard Connect services available to instantly reach students, faculty, and staff in cases of major or catastrophic emergencies and as an early warning notification.  With Blackboard Connect, campus leaders can send important messages within minutes via phone, text, email and social media to help ensure safety to the Peralta Community.


The procedures for early warning notifications are provided on pages 6 – 7 of the PCCD Personal Safety Handbook 2015-2016 (or click on the image below):


Go to page 7 What to do in an emergency


The Berkeley Police Department is responsible for patrol functions at Berkeley City College. The primary function of the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office is compiling statistical information only.