|Administrative Policy 92:Mass or Segmented
|Issued: 11/5/2013||Reference: Mass Texting Procedure 92
Chief Information Officer, Campus Technology Services
Text messaging is an additional method of communication that UW-Parkside utilizes to communicate with the University community. Mass texting is used by authorized university officials to relay important and time sensitive information such as emergency notifications, campus closures, and academic deadlines. Text messaging may also be utilized for targeted messages related to account information, academic advising, registration and financial aid that are time sensitive in nature.
This policy applies to all text messages sent by any Authorized University official.
Categories of Messages
Texting is reserved for information which is considered mission-critical and/or time sensitive. The following are the categories of text messages allowed under this policy:
The Chief of Police or his/her designee will initiate all emergency texts immediately. Other texting as indicated in the scope section of this policy requires approval from the Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management or her/his designee.
Adapted from University of Denver SMS Policy