Florida SouthWestern State College offers students, faculty and staff free access to the Rave Guardian App to provide an extra layer of security that is right at your finger tips. The Rave Guardian, or as it is known at FSW, BUCS Guardian, provides rapid and proactive communications with friends, family, co-workers, FSW public safety, and even 9-1-1 emergency. By using BUCS Guardian, FSW students, faculty and staff are able to set safety timers, manage and message guardians of their choosing, and have quick access to emergency communication services. This service is free to our FSW students, faculty and staff, just use your assigned college email account to set up your account. Download the app today by clicking the icon below and start setting up your account and inviting your guardians.
As a student or employee of FSW State College you will receive Emergency Notifications in the event an incident occurs on campus or some natural or man-made event causes the college to take emergency action or to close or suspend classes. You will be able to receive voice or text messages to your home or cell phone and through your FSW email. If you choose not to receive these messages to your home/cell phone you must update the information using your portal account. All FSW telephones, including office and classroom telephones are automatically entered to receive messages so there is no need to enter those telephone numbers in your registration.