Lane Alert

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What is LaneAlert?

LaneAlert is an emergency notification service from Lane Community College to quickly inform students and employees about weather closures, delays or emergencies at Lane. LaneAlert messages are sent by text and sometimes email. Texting is the fastest way to get information.

LaneAlert is not used for promotional purposes.

The college's Emergency Planning Team oversees LaneAlert and emergency preparedness and response at Lane.

How do I get LaneAlert?

Employees and students are automatically signed up for LaneAlert if they are actively employed or registered for classes in the current term. However, your information may not always be your preferred method so it is a good idea to verify your contact information.

How to update my LaneAlert information:

  • Login to myLane with your L number and password.
  • Select LaneAlert Emergency Notification in the Personal Information window.
  • Enter your cell number and email addresses you'd like to use.
  • Save your changes and logout.

If you have questions about LaneAlert, contact Interim Manager of Risk and Environmental Safety and Health Programs Dawn Barth at or (541) 463-5503.

When you receive a LaneAlert, be sure to read through the entire alert message to confirm what locations are affected by the alert.

For more emergency information:

Lane posts weather and emergency information on its homepage, social media sites, and informs news media. Additional information is online at: