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Stay Informed

Your safety is our first concern, so it is important for our students, faculty, and staff to be aware of weather developments, campus closings, security alerts, and other notifications provided by Cowley College. There are multiple ways for you to stay informed.

BlackBoard Connect

Emergency and Outreach Alerts

Sign up to BlackBoard Connect and receive alert messages via email, text message, and/or voice message, so you can be aware of weather developments, campus closings, security alerts, and other notifications provided by the college.


LiveSafe App

Stay Connected to Cowley College Security with our Safety App, LiveSafe

Cowley College is providing all students, faculty, and staff with the LiveSafe app - a safety tool that provides a quick, convenient, and discreet way to communicate with Cowley College Security.

Please download LiveSafe for free from the Apple App Store or Google Play to enhance your overall safety and allow Cowley College Security to better protect you.

LiveSafe App

CowleyGo App

Cowley College also sends out alert messages on our CowleyGo mobile app. This app also gives you login access to Cowley Email, Cowley Connect, and Blackboard.

Apple iTunes

Google Play

Weather Policy

Cowley College has a set of policies and procedures which are implemented during inclement weather conditions. Click the link below for details.

View The Inclement Weather Policy

Use Caution in Ice & Snow Conditions

Stay informed about road conditions during snow and icy weather. Due to the requirements of time that must be met, classes will only be cancelled or move to remote learning in extreme weather conditions. Also, classes may not be cancelled at all locations because of different weather conditions in the various locations of the college operations.

Other Weather Sources

In the case of severe weather conditions, check local Radio/TV channels or websites:

Arkansas City Radios:
KACY-FM 102.5
KSOK-FM 95.9
KSOK-AM 1280
Winfield/Wellington Radios:
KWME-FM 93.5
KLEY-AM 1130
KKLE-AM 1550
Wichita Radios:
KFDI-AM 1070
KFDI-FM 101.3

Wichita TV Channels:

KSNW TV Channel 3

KAKE TV Channel 10

Online Weather:

The Weather Channel

Shelter & Evacuation Locations

Cowley College has Emergency Shelter and Evacuation Meeting Locations on our campuses in case of events such as a tornado or fire emergency. Click the link below for information on each location.

Shelter & Evacuation Locations