Orange Safe is an Android application developed specifically for Syracuse University, which is located in New York City. The utility provides additional security for students, faculty and staff at the private research institute.
Instructions and contacts
The official mobile app was created for Syracuse University professors and students. Users can sign up with a NetID login. They have access to campus security resources.
Orange Safe offers features to keep you safe in a variety of situations. There is the documentation for campus emergencies. The materials will help prepare for natural disasters as well as become a guide in the moment of danger. Without a connection to the Internet, information is still accessible.
The Support Resources section contains emergency contacts. In the event of an extraordinary event or any incident, you can quickly contact the appropriate services.
Just like in SafeNow, you have the option to share your location. Firstly, you can send your position to a friend or university security. This way users can quickly find you in case of incidents. Secondly, it is possible to quickly report that you are okay via text message.
Orange Safe allows you to set up notifications. That way you will receive alerts when emergencies occur. They will also include instructions on how to proceed.
- program is designed for faculty and students at Syracuse University;
- users receive notifications in case of emergencies;
- campus safety instructions are available offline;
- app is free to download and use;
- compatible with current versions of Android.