Rave Alert: Emergency Notification System

Rave Alert is Clark College's text message and email emergency notification system. It allows you to quickly receive emergency communications and other important information via text message and email. Notifications may be about inclement weather alerts or other emergency communications. Rave Alert system will NOT charge you in any way. Standard or other messaging charges apply depending upon your wireless carrier plan and subscription details. Read more about emergency procedures.

You should review your profile periodically to ensure that it is up to date.

If you need assistance, please contact the TechHub at 360-992-2010 or via email at TechHub@clark.edu


Registration & First Login

1. Log into Rave Alerts 

In a web browser, go to https://www.getrave.com/login/clark

2. Login into Rave Alerts. 

Click in first box and type in your Clark Username.

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In the second box, enter your Clark account passwordThen click the Log In button.

If you need assistance with your username and/or password, please contact the TechHub at 360-992-2010 or via email at techhub@clark.edu

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4. Create your account

On the Create Your Account page, enter your information. 

5. Agree to the Terms of Use

On the Terms of Use section, check the box next to" I have read and agree to the Rave Terms of Use.

Click the Proceed to Next Step button.

Agree to Terms of Use

 

6. Confirm your mobile carrier

Rave automatically recognizes your carrier.  Confirm your Mobile Carrier by selecting it from the dropdown menu.   

Click the Proceed to Next Step button.

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7. Confirm your mobile number

*Note: This is not the numbers 67283 or 226787 that are in your text message header.


8. Your acccount is setup

To test connectivity to Rave Alert, click the yellow Test button.

Additional mobile numbers and email addresses


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Login to Rave

You should review your profile periodically to ensure it is up to date. 

  1. In a web browser, go to https://www.getrave.com/login/clark
  2. Enter your Clark Username for the open computer labs (for example: s.student) and password
  3. Click the Login button.

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Rave Alert: Frequently Asked Questions

1. When will the Rave Alert system be used?

The Rave Alert emergency notification system will be used only for the following purposes:

2. Does Rave Alert replace the FlashAlert system the College is currently using?

Yes, for emergency text messages, the college will use Rave Alert. However, the college will continue to use FlashAlert to feed information about weather delays or closures to broadcast media outlets. You may continue your subscription to FlashAlert if you so desire.

3. Is there any cost to use Rave Alert?

Rave Alert system will not charge you in any way.  Standard or other messaging charges apply depending upon your wireless carrier plan and subscription details.

4. I'm a parent of a Clark College student.  May I subscribe to Rave?

No, you cannot subscribe directly. However your student has the option to add additional contact numbers and email addresses to his/her account.  You can ask your student to add your contact information to his/her account on your behalf.

5. What if my cell number changes?

If your cell number changes, login to https://www.getrave.com/login/clark to update your contact information.

6. What if my cell provider changes, but my number stays the same?

If you keep the same cell number and simply change your cell phone provider, you do not have to change anything.  It may take several weeks for your cell provider to update the Rave system.  During that time it is possible that you will not receive any messages unless you login to https://www.getrave.com/login/clark to manually update the changes.

7. How do I identify incoming messages from Rave Alert?

All messages will come from either 67283 or 226787.  We encourage you to save these numbers to your phone so you will recognize them as Rave Alerts when the messages are sent.

8. How do I stop getting messages?

Once registered, you can opt out of SMS messages at any time by texting STOP to 67283 or 226787.

9. Who do I contact for assistance?

If you need assistance, please contact the TechHub at 360-992-2010 or via email at techhub@clark.edu