Archived Alerts (Inactive)


UPDATE: Farmville and LUPD investigating report of gunshots off campus. LUPD working to clear campus. Updates:


EMERGENCY: Police investigating a person with a gun on campus. Go inside to a locked and secure location. Updates at

Tornado Warning lifted

Update: The National Weather Service has lifted the tornado warning for Farmville and Prince Edward. All clear.

Tornado Warning Update

Update: Tornado warning in effect until 8:30 pm. Please continue to stay in tornado shelter area until the warning is lifted.


EMERGENCY: A tornado warning has been issued for Longwood. Go to the tornado shelter area in the nearest building and await an all clear message.

Earthquake Drill Concluded

The alert system test for the national earthquake drill has concluded.

Earthquake Drill

This is an alert system test for a national earthquake drill. In an actual emergency, find info at

Notice: Upchurch update

Notice: Upchurch is now reopened.

Notice: Upchurch alarm

A dishwasher malfunction has set off alarms in Upchurch and the building evacuated. Please avoid until the building is cleared.

Update: Virginia St. incident

Update: Scene at Virginia St. has been cleared. Police: no ongoing threat to campus safety.