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Alertus Emergency Notifications Desktop App for Windows

The Alertus app is available as a free download. The University of Saskatchewan uses the app as part of its multi-device emergency alert system to warn the campus community when an emergency situation requires immediate action. By downloading the Alertus app, you will receive information and instructions as notifications on your Windows or Apple computer.

To download and install the application, follow these steps:

  • Click the appropriate link for your operating system to download the installer: (login is your NSID and password)
  • Once the download is complete, double click the alert-us.exe installer and click Next:


  • Select I accept the terms of the license agreement and click Next:


  • Click Install:


  • When prompted Do you want to allow the following program to install software on this computer, click YES:


  • Click FINISH:


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