Change Contact Information

To update your contact information for OSU Alert

  1. Go to and click on "Enter your emergency contact information"
  2. Log in with your ONID email and OSU ID? number
  3. Edit your information, agree to the terms of use, and click "Update My Information"
  4. Review your information and, if correct, click "Yes, This is Correct"
  5. Enter the characters in the image, which are case sensitive, and click "Next"
  6. If your address is not recognized, you will see different options for possible addresses. Click the radio button next to the correct address and click "Use Selected Address"
  7. When you are done, you can close the browser window/tab

Opting out of OSU Alert

Contact the OSU Computer Helpdesk through the methods listed on the right "Supported by" block to opt out of OSU Alert.  However, please understand that this system will be the primary means of communication in an emergency and your life may depend on getting information in a timely way.