Information Computing and Technology Services

Please contact the IT Help Desk with any other questions at 252.328.9866 or submit a service request at

Pirate Print

This service allows students to send a print job from their personal computer – on campus or off campus – to a print kiosk located on campus.

Current Pirate Print locations:

  • Allied Health Building (College of Nursing lobby) Globe Icon Map
  • Austin Lobby (by Austin 104 computer lab) Globe Icon Map
  • Bate 3rd Floor Globe Icon Map
  • Mendenhall Student Center (Main Level) Globe Icon Map
  • Rivers (by Rivers 139 computer lab) Globe Icon Map
  • Ross Hall - SoDM (student lounge area)
  • Wright Place (walkway between Dowdy Student Stores and Wright Place) Globe Icon Map

Please see the FAQ below to take advantage of this service.


Please note: To perform server updates, Pirate Print is periodically unavailable during the regular IT system maintenance window, Sundays from 5:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Frequently Asked



How do I print to the PiratePrint kiosk?

  1. Click the "Submit Print Job" button above.
  2. Log in (PirateID/Passphrase).
  3. Click Submit a Job. (No link? Be sure you are on the Web Print page).
  4. Select the PiratePrint printer (\\papercut\pirateprint) and click Print Options and Account Selection.
  5. Specify number of copies (multiple copies are counted against your print quota) and click Upload Document.
  6. Click Browse and choose the document to print. 
  7. Click Upload and Complete.

Your print job is available for pick up at any PiratePrint kiosk location. Print jobs are deleted 24 hours after submission.

When can I print to the PiratePrint kiosk?

You can print to the kiosk anytime from on or off campus.

What types of files are supported by PiratePrint? What is the maximum file size?

The following file types are supported:
  • Microsoft Office Word
  • Microsoft Office Excel
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint
  • Microsoft XPS
  • Adobe PDF

Can I submit a print job from my iPad, iPhone or Android device?

No, at this time these devices are not supported.

What is the maximum file size that can be submitted?

The maximum size is 100 MB (anything larger will be rejected).

Is there a print quota I must follow?

Beginning fall 2015, ECU is implementing a print management system for enrolled students. See the print management web page for quotas, restrictions and other details.

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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