BCIT has an emergency warning alert system -BCIT ALERT- is designed to keep the BCIT community connected to key information, and to ensure the continued safety of students and staff at the institute.

BCIT ALERT will only be used in urgent or emergency situations and snow closures to send a short message to your mobile device, email address or voicemail. The exception is an annual test of the system to all registrants. In order to receive these messages, non-students must register with the service.

Customize your alerts:

Students are automatically registered for this free service.

Instructions to customize your BCIT ALERT:

To unsubscribe from BCIT ALERT

If you wish to unsubscribe from the BCIT ALERT system please send an email to remove@bcit.ca and include the email address you used to register as well as your full name as it appears on your BCIT ALERT registration profile.

To register for BCIT ALERT:

You don't have to be a student to get this free service. If you have a loved one attending BCIT and would like to receive alerts, we encourage you to register for BCIT ALERT, and stay informed.

Instructions to register for BCIT Alert:


If you have any problems registering, please send an e-mail to remove@bcit.ca detailing the problem.

Please note:

This is a free service provided by BCIT; however charges from your mobile service provider may apply.

BCIT ALERT is another method of communicating to you, in addition to information posted on BCIT websites, sent via email, posted to the BCIT Safety Wise mobile app, and distributed to Lower Mainland media.

BCIT ALERT will be used to alert students and subscribers to any campus closures due to snow or inclement weather, potentially saving you an unnecessary trip to any of BCIT's six campuses.

For more information about campus safety and how to prepare for an emergency, visit Safety Security and Emergency Management.