Cell phone registration is voluntary. There is no charge from ECU for this service; however, if your cell phone plan includes a fee for receiving text messages you agree to incur this charge by registering. No advertising is sent through the ECU Alert System. Once registered, you may discontinue the ECU TextAlert service at any time by replying "STOP" to a text message.
Students, staff, faculty, family, and community members may register to receive ECU TextAlert emergency notices via text message on a cell phone. Please follow the links below.
Students, Faculty, and Staff, click below to add or change a cell phone number to receive emergency text messages. You will use your PirateID and Passphrase to login.
Family and Community Member, click below to Sign-Up for ECU Alert Emergency Messages.
Parent/Family Note: Do not send duplicate registrations. If your email address or cell phone number has changed. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To UNSUBSCRIBE from Cell Phone Text Messaging at any time, simply reply to a TextAlert with only the word, STOP as the message (no other punctuation or message).
ECU students, faculty and staff can download "Alertus," the ECU ALERT pop-up instant-messaging software application for office and home computers from the ECU Software Download Center. (Pirate ID login required)