ohn Hattendorf, left, a professor with the Maritime History Department at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC), leads members of the NWC Board of Advisors on a tour of the NWC campus.
John Hattendorf, left, a professor with the Maritime History Department at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC), leads members of the NWC Board of Advisors on a tour of the NWC campus. 120412-N-LE393-380 NEWPORT, R.I. (April 12, 2012)

Emergency Information

Information about college delays, closings, and emergencies is available in a variety of ways including a voice and text notification system, phone line, radio and television, and on the web.

Notification System

The Naval War College subscribes to a notification service that is used in the event of inclement weather delays or closures or other emergencies to send a voice or text message to phones and/or email accounts. This is a voluntary service and students, staff, and faculty can sign up or disenroll by emailing the IRD Help Desk. While at work, you can sign up or disenroll through the intranet by going to "Emergency Notification" under "User Tools." The incoming call will register as 401-841-2000.

NWC Emergency and Inclement Weather Message Line

401-841-2000

The Command Duty Officer will provide emergency or weather-related condition changes at the college with a voice mail message on this line.

Note: If you have departed NWC and continue to receive alert notifications, email your removal request to helpdesk@usnwc.edu.

Radio and Television

Announcements are also made through the Rhode Island Broadcasters Association (RIBA) Business and School Cancellation System. Participating stations announce or publish the most up-to-date listing of weather-related impacts throughout the state.

Get the latest update on RIBA Cancellation System's.

RIBA Cancellation System

Web

Information may also be available on www.facebook.com/NavalWarCollege.

News, Media, & Events

Students

Whether you’re a resident student or learning from a distance, get quick access to the information relevant to your U.S. Naval War College (NWC) academic experience.

Student Information

Visitors

Visitors to U.S. Naval War College (NWC) can enjoy lectures and events, explore the NWC museum, and spend time with family and friends who work or attend classes on campus.

Visitor Information

Current Staff and Faculty

As a member of U.S. Naval War College’s (NWC) faculty or staff, you support our mission of educating and developing leaders in U.S. and international navies.

Faculty & Staff Information