In order to receive campus emergency notifications, users must enter their contact information within their myBama account. The information will be used by the University for emergency notification or official business only. It is considered private and will not be shared with anyone except the Emergency Notification Service. The University has a privacy agreement with the service that prevents the disclosure or release of the data.

(1) Log into your myBama account.

(2) Select the Student tab.

(3) Find the Self Service Banner and select Personal Information. Select Update Personal Information.

(5) Select Address & Phone.


*If your information is not up to date, it will look like the following image:

(6) Click within the box under the Permanent Home Address section.

(7) Scroll down to the Additional Phone #’s For This Address section at the bottom of the form. Select Add New Phone Number.

(8) Select the down arrow in the first column titled Type and choose Cell/Mobile Phone.

***NOTE–Only one Cell/Mobile number may be entered.  If additional Cell/Mobile numbers are entered, the system will select one number to call. Make sure your profile contains the correct numbers. Your cell/mobile phone data will also serve as your text (SMS) messaging contact number.

(6) Enter your area code and cell number (without dashes).

For those persons using a TTY device, you may select TTY at the down arrow and insert the device area code and 7 digit number in the appropriate fields.

(7) If you have a local phone number and would like to receive an additional call, select the down arrow in the next row and choose Local Phone. Enter your local area code and number (without dashes) in the two adjacent columns.

(8) Select the Save button.

(9) Please check your data for accuracy by reviewing the data under Permanent Home Address. If the numbers are incorrect or change, please make the corrections immediately and select Save changes.

You do not need to provide e-mail information.  The system knows your Crimson e-mail address.  You cannot change or add e-mail accounts.