Some academic programs have specific computer requirements. Visit the Pirate Techs Student Computing Center to see if your program is included.
Each student is assigned a unique ID to register for classes and other important systems at ECU. Also see PirateID/Passphrase below.
Your Office 365 account offers email, calendar, contacts, Skype for Business and OneDrive cloud storage.
Sign up to receive automatic text warnings sent to your cell phone.
Get the scoop on file sharing no-no's and a few alternative sites for legal downloads.
These policies, regulations and guidelines govern the ethical and legal use of ECU’s electronic resources for students, faculty and staff.
Visit the Connect website to learn about ECU wireless networks. Problems connecting to the ECU network? Pirate Techs Student Computing Support Center can help.
Register for classes, check grades and transcripts, review financial aid information and other useful tools. PirateID and passphrase required.
Pirate Port is the replacement for OneStop, and most student services are now available through this interface including a Piratedrive management app.
ID used to access electronic systems at ECU such as email, Blackboard and Pirate Port. Once assigned, PirateIDs are activated through the Pirate ID (PID) auto-registration system. Students create a passphrase and set up authentication questions. Users are required to change their passphrase every 90 days.
Ahoy new pirates! Visit the Ports of Call website to explore programs and majors, discover foundations courses and learn step-by-step how to register for classes.
Log in to your online classes here.
Most campus building have at least one computer lab. Check room number and seat availability even before leaving home.
- OneDrive - A feature of your Office 365 account. 1TB cloud storage great for assignments and class projects. (nonsensitive, academic files only)
- Piratedrive - Every student is assigned a secure, 40GB online storage folder for important files. This space is password-protected and backed up daily. Approved for research and other sensitive data.
All things Macintosh at ECU.
Resources for ITCS-supported mobile devices.
Download to your phone and access Pirate Port, Blackboard and the library. Even better, check the bus schedules, campus maps, address book and more!
Send a class assignment from home to a printing kiosk on campus. Visit the Pirate Print website for locations, logon and information about the print management system.
Learn about available software for students, including purchasing, educational discounts and training resources for Microsoft products and as well as other licensed software.
Office 365 Pro Plus - Install Microsoft Office on five Mac or Windows computers, five tablets or your mobile device through your Office 365 Pro Plus subscription. Enrolled students only.
Microsoft4Students - Download Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 - it's yours to keep - even after graduation.
Symantec AntiVirus available from the ECU Download Center.
Statistical software and more - Visit the ITCS supported software website to view licensed statistical programs and more.
Log on to the Virtual Computing Lab and use software for free!
Find information and tutorials on Web and blog space for students.
Learn safe computing habits and more