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SSCC Alerts

SSCC Alerts is a comprehensive alert notification system which Southern State uses to broadcast important information such as campus emergencies, closures, delays, cancellations, outages and more via email, text or voice messaging.

Manage Your Account

(For students and employees)

  • 1. Under the "Already a member? Log in" section below, login using your college email address and the SSCC Alerts password provided to you.
  • 2. Enter any additional phone numbers (e.g. 9373933431) and/or email addresses.
  • 3. Select the corresponding method(s) that you would like to receive the alerts (Text and/or Voice).
  • 4. Review your information and click "Save."

Please note: Due to system maintenance performed on August 16, 2019 parents and other community members may have to opt back into their group(s). We apologize for the inconvenience.

Create an Account

(For parents and community members)

  • 1. Under the "New? Sign Up!" section below, enter your first and last name, email address and password.
  • 2. Enter your phone number (e.g. 9373933431), and/or any additional email addresses.
  • 3. Select the corresponding method(s) that you would like to receive the alerts (text and/or voice).
  • 4. Review your information and click "Save."
  • 5. Join the "Community Emergency" group to receive notifications regarding campus emergencies, closures, delays, cancellations and more.

Login or Register


You can Reset Your Password anytime you need. If you have problems or questions about this service, please contact

If you are having trouble receiving SSCC Alerts email in your inbox, be sure to check your junk email box and mark as not junk and/or add to your safe senders list.

Opting Out

Recipients wishing to block delivery options through their cellular provider can reply to a text message with the keyword "STOP."

Recipients may stop receiving text and Text to Speech (TTS)/voice messages on a cell phone by replying with keyword "Leave + (space) + group Keyword or groupID."

Non-cell phone users can login to update their notification preferences or contact Tech Support 800.628.7722 x2800 and request to stop receiving voice messages.

Please note: While group members may choose to STOP or Leave a group, they will not be able to opt out of receiving emails.


The SSCC Alerts network includes the following notification components:

  • SMS/Mobile* — Text and/or voice messages will be sent to cell/home phones.
  • Email — Email alerts will be sent to campus email accounts. Students/employees are automatically subscribed through the SSCC Alerts website with their college email address. One must choose a personal/alternate account if desired.
  • Digital Signs — Alert information posted as messages will be displayed on the digital signs located on each of the campuses.
  • Web — Alerts will be posted on Southern State's homepage.
  • Info Line — A recorded message alert can be accessed by calling the Southern State's main phone line at 800.628.7722. The message is activated when conditions warrant it.
  • Local Media — Alerts will be sent to local media outlets (radio, television, newspaper).

* While there is no charge to subscribe to SSCC Alerts, your cell phone provider may charge a fee for delivery of text messages based on your calling plan.

The cellular number you use to register for SSCC Alerts text messaging will not be published in a directory or used for any other purpose. It will be used for alerts and for periodic testing of the SSCC Alerts system.