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QuistaAlert automated notification systemOur automated notification system, QuistaAlert, helps PHSC provide a safer environment, enhance emergency preparedness and keep our students and employees better informed. QuistaAlert, allows us to send time-sensitive emergency and other important notifications via voice messages, emails, and text messages.

QuistaAlert can deliver a message to up to six phone numbers, two email addresses, and one text message per enrollee. Emergency messages (weather emergencies, campus closings, etc.) will be sent to your phone(s), SMS (if enabled) and email. Other important messages about College registration deadlines will be sent to email addresses only.

Cell phoneEffective immediately, you must opt in to receive QuistaAlert announcements. If you have not already done so, follow the directions below to enter or update your contact information and preferences. You will no longer receive QuistaAlert announcements if you have not opted in since October 25, 2013.

If you are a student, you will need to log in to WISE to update your contact information and preferences.

If you are faculty or staff, update your contact information and preferences by logging in to myBenefits and clicking on the QuistaAlert image.

If you would like to opt-in to receive QuistaAlert SMS messages directly to your mobile device, text "Subscribe PHSC" to 23177.

Important call delivery notes

  • When you receive a QuistaAlert call or text message from PHSC, your caller ID will display 727-847-2727
  • For QuistaAlert emails, the sending email ID will be from
  • When listening to a message, please be aware that background noise will cause the system to “stop and start.” It is delicately calibrated to determine whether a person or an automated answering system has answered, and background noise may affect the delivery. If possible, move to a quiet area, or press the “mute” button on your phone.
  • If you missed any part of the message, please stay on the line and press “*” (star) to hear the message again.