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Rave Guardian - Columbus State University

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Rave Guardian

Rave Guardian is a free mobile app that provides students, faculty and staff with a direct connection to campus police so that everyone can easily communicate all their safety needs. Its easy-to-use features help you stay safe every day and enable us to provide better protection for you.

Use Rave Guardian to:

  • Share Information: Easily share safety information and concerns directly to UPD using text, picture, and video.
  • Stay Up-to-Date: Receive important alerts and notifications from UPD, and access important phone numbers and safety resources
  • Share Your Location: Share your location with safety officials in an emergency, or use location-tracking with friends, family, and colleagues to watch you safely travel from one location to another

Get Rave Guardian:

  1. Download: Search for and download "Rave Guardian" for free from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.
  2. Register: Open Rave Guardian and enter your cell phone number. You will be sent a verification code via text. Go to your text messages and copy the code to verify your Rave Guardian account. If this number is the same number you use for Cougar alert you will be asked to confirm your information. If the number you entered is not it will prompt you to enter your organization email address. A verification code will then be sent to that email address once you enter the code select Columbus State University, verify its you and your all set.
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