Emergency Preparedness

September 11, 2020 6:06 PM EST

Tropical Depression 19 Update #1

Tropical Depression 19 Update #1

Barry University’s Command Decision Team (CDT) is monitoring newly formed Tropical Depression 19.

A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for the southeastern Florida coast from south of Jupiter Inlet in Palm Beach County to north of Ocean Reef in Monroe County. There are currently no changes to scheduled classes or activities.

It is important all Barry University students and employees continue to monitor the barry.edu/prepare website and our Emergency Hotline at 305-899-4000 for updated information as well local media outlets for the latest on the storm.

 Previous Emergency Preparedness Messages

Wind Speed Forecast for Miami Shores, FL

BarryU Emergency Alerts

In the event of a campus emergency or severe weather, Barry University uses a system of alerts that aim to ensure the health and safety of its students, faculty, and staff.

The University's official communications will be made via:

  • Social Media
  • University internal and external websites
  • SMS, Phone Recordings
  • Email
  • On-Campus Alerts

Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to update their contact information to ensure they receive text, voice and email alerts.