Rouse, Evoke, Excite
noun, verbal noun
If you scream wake up! at someone you can bet they're going to awaken. Screaming anything at a sleeping person would probably rouse them. They'll probably be mad at you though.
This is a jukugo word that uses the on'yomi readings of the kanji. You should be able to read this on your own.
At the university entrance ceremony the students were alerted to the dangers of alcohol and cults.