Weather and Emergency Alerts

Welcome to Southside Alert

This system is administered by Southside Virginia Community College

Southside Virginia Community College sends out Southside Alerts to immediately contact you during a major crisis or emergency that affects the college schedule. To receive weather delays and emergency notifications:

Text "svccalert"

to

888777

hand holding phone showing the svcc alert 

When an incident or emergency occurs, authorized senders will instantly notify you using Southside Alert. Southside Alert is your personal connection to real-time updates, delays, closings, who to contact and other important information.

Southside Alert is a free service offered by Southside Virginia Community College. Your wireless carrier may charge you a fee to receive messages on your wireless device.

If you require an alternate method to texting, such as email or voice notification, please contact support@southside.edu with your name, email address, and phone number and we will ensure you receive the notifications using your preferred method.