Subscribing, Managing Preferences and Unsubscribing
Use CUNYfirst to access and manage your preferences for receiving emergency notifications from CUNY Alert. You may review and modify your contact information at any time.
New students, faculty and staff members are auto-enrolled in the CUNY Alert system. Your accounts are prefilled with your college affiliation(s) and CUNY college or business email address, with the option of adding additional contact information.
- Students may choose to unsubscribe although they are encouraged to remain subscribed
- Faculty and staff CANNOT unsubscribe per University guidelines
- Guest users should contact their college help desk to unsubscribe from CUNY Alert
Employees who do not have CUNYfirst accounts, such as Research Foundation employees, may have previously signed up as guest users and must contact their help desk for assistance with changing their preferences or unsubscribing.
Accessing CUNY Alert Contact Information:
Faculty and Staff
Access CUNY Alert by logging in to CUNYfirst and then selecting the CUNY Alert Preferences link.
Access CUNY Alert by logging in to CUNYfirst, clicking on the Self Service link, selecting Student Center, and then selecting To Do.
Should review the CUNY Alert FAQs for information on changing contact information and CUNY Alert preferences.
Campus, Email, and Phone Options:
You are required to select at least one campus affiliation and one email address. Additionally, you may select any number of campuses, up to five email addresses, and up to five voice and five text message capable telephone numbers that you want associated with your account.