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Grab Before Graduation

Congratulations, Graduating Students!
Before you leave ECU, don’t forget to move your ECU data

Get started with this list:

  • Download any Piratedrive documents
  • Save your Portfolio from iWebfolio
  • Download any Web content from MyWeb html or WordPress sites
  • Save survey data from Qualtrics if you participated in any research activities
  • Download the Microsoft operating system you receive FREE as a graduating ECU student. Please immediately burn your software to DVD in the event that reinstallation is necessary, and write down your product key.

PirateID deactivation schedule

Alumni Email

A graduate's student email address is automatically migrated to the alumni Office 365 domain one semester after graduation. This is the only ECU system where you continue to use your ECU PirateID and passphrase.

  • The email address changes from to
    For example: changes to
  • All messages automatically migrate to the new address
  • Future messages sent to the graduate's student address are automatically forwarded to the alumni address
  • Alumni log in using the PirateID and passphrase they used with their old student address
  • Alumni will not be able to send email from the old student address
  • The new alumni account includes a OneDrive business-class storage folder (1TB)
  • Documents in the OneDrive folder are read only; Web apps are not available
  • The student Office 365 Pro Plus account expires, no MS Office subscription is included with the alumni email account
  • This process is automatic EXCEPT that the mobile account must be reconfigured
  • Graduates receive an email reminder to reconfigure mobile devices to the new address

Questions? Need help? Contact the ECU IT Help Desk or ACE Student Computing Support Center:

  • By phone: 252.328.9866 or 1.800.340.7081
  • By Web:
  • Walk-in locations: 103 Austin (Main Campus), 3330 Health Sciences Building (Health Sciences Campus)
  • ACE: 108 Rawl (Main Campus), 3330 Health Sciences Building (Health Sciences Campus)

Contact Us

ITCS Admin - 252.328.9000
IT Help Desk - 252.328.9866
IT Help Desk - 800.340.7081
Classroom Tech - 252.328.9830
ITCS Leadership - 252.328.9000

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