Category: UIC Alerts

UIC ALERT : This is an ALL CLEAR notification. The UIC ALERT emergency notification system TEST has ended.

UIC ALERT [TEST]: This is an ALL CLEAR notification. The UIC ALERT emergency notification system TEST has ended.
Additional information about emergency situations, active threat response, and important weather announcements can be found on emergency.uic.edu and ready.uic.edu.
Thank you for your participation.


UIC ALERT TEST: This is a TEST of the UIC ALERT emergency notification system. No action is required. This is only a test.

UIC ALERT [TEST]: This is a TEST of the UIC ALERT emergency notification system. No action is required. This is only a test.
In the event of an actual emergency, you would be given brief details and directed to the emergency.uic.edu and the uic.edu homepage.
Thank you for your participation.


All Clear at the Blue Line – UIC Halsted stop. Police activity has dissipated. There is no threat to campus. Resume regular campus activities.

UIC ALERT: All Clear at the Blue Line – UIC Halsted stop. Campus administrators have declared the incident under control. There is no threat to campus. It is safe to resume normal activities.


Continued police activity at Blue Line – UIC Halsted. No threat to the campus. CTA trains are on bypass and heavy vehicle traffic. Avoid the area.

UIC ALERT: Continued police activity affecting normal operations at the Blue Line – UIC Halsted stop. No immediate threat to the campus. CTA trains are still on bypass but vehicle traffic on Halsted St. has cleared.


Continued police activity at Blue Line – UIC Halsted. No threat to the campus. CTA trains are on bypass and heavy vehicle traffic. Avoid the area.

UIC ALERT: Continued police activity affecting normal operations at the Blue Line – UIC Halsted stop. No immediate threat to the campus. CTA trains are on bypass and there is heavy vehicle traffic on Halsted St. Find an alternate route, avoid the area.


Continued police activity at Blue Line – UIC Halsted. No threat to campus. CTA trains are on bypass and heavy vehicle traffic. Avoid the area.

UIC ALERT: Continued police activity affecting normal operations at Blue Line – UIC Halsted. No immediate threat to campus. CTA trains are on bypass and heavy vehicle traffic on Halsted. Avoid the area.


Active police activity at Blue Line – UIC Halsted. There is no threat to the campus. Offender last seen northbound Peoria St. away from campus.

UIC ALERT: Active police activity at Blue Line – UIC Halsted 430 S. Halsted. There continues to be no immediate threat to the campus. The offender was last seen on camera northbound Peoria St., away from the campus.


CPD and CTA are reporting a person shot at Blue Line – UIC Halsted stop 430 S. Halsted. No immediate threat to campus.

UIC ALERT: CPD and CTA are reporting a person shot at Blue Line – UIC Halsted stop 430 S. Halsted. Unknown where the incident occurred. Victim was treated on the scene and transported to area hospital. No immediate threat to campus. UIC Police are stationed in the area. More info as available at emergency.uic.edu


Heavy police activity in the area of Blue Line – UIC Halsted 430 S. Halsted. Please avoid the area. More info as available at emergency.uic.edu

UIC ALERT: Active police incident affecting normal operations at Blue Line – UIC Halsted 430 S. Halsted. No immediate threat but avoid the area. More info as available at emergency.uic.edu


UIC ALERT : This is an ALL CLEAR notification. The UIC ALERT emergency notification system TEST has ended.

UIC ALERT [TEST]: This is an ALL CLEAR notification. The UIC ALERT emergency notification system TEST has ended.
Additional information about emergency situations, active threat response, and important weather announcements can be found on emergency.uic.edu and ready.uic.edu.
Thank you for your participation.