Receive UT Warn Updates

Receive UT Warn Updates

To get UTWARN updates via text message on your cell phone (pictured right):

Start a new text message with the To (or Recipient) field 40404

In the message area, type the following: follow @UTWARN

Send the text message.

Follow the instructions on the return text from twitter

How to (UNFOLLOW) to no longer receive tweets / text messages on your phone:

If, in the future, you would like to no longer receive updates, please do the same steps as listed above except you will type UNFOLLOW rather than FOLLOW.


To get updates via email:

Go to

Click on get started and either sign in using your existing twitter account or fill in the info to create an account.

Once you are in, go to find people at the top and search for UTWARN.

Click on the button to follow UTWARN.


Twitter Commands

FOLLOW username

Start following a user

UNFOLLOW username

Stop following a user


Turn on or off all tweet notifications>

ON/OFF username

Turn on or off tweet notifications for a user (you’ll still be following them if you turn the notifications off)

GET username

Shows you the latest tweet from any user

RT username

Retweet a user’s latest tweet

FAV username

Favorite a user’s latest tweet

D username your message

Send a direct message to a user



If you are signing up via text and have a signature, it will not work. You will either have to sign up on or remove your signature and then complete the steps above.

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