Q: People can text me however I cannot receive a message from CCSJ Alerts?
A: There are two types of text messaging:
Mobile Originated (sending a text message from one phone to another)
Mobile Terminated (a non-cellphone to a cell phone)
You may be able to receive Mobile-to-mobile messaging however it appears that mobile terminated messaging is not activated on your account.
Q: How do I sign up for CCSJ Alerts?
A: If you are a student, faculty or staff member please click the "Signup" link and enter your information.
Q: How do I Opt-Out (remove myself) from receiving CCSJ Alerts?
A: Please log into your account to opt-out for CCSJ Alerts for your school. You may opt-out of one particular group or the entire service.
Q: What exactly is CCSJ Alerts?
A: CCSJ Alerts is a patent pending universal notification system created by e2Campus that allows designated administrators to send time-sensitive messages to the mobile phones, email, and/or pagers of their subscribers (students, faculty, staff, radio stations, TV stations, and others). In the event of an emergency, subscribers can get notified immediately of the situation, wherever they are geographically.
Q: What is a universal notification system?
A: A universal notification system is defined as a platform to deliver a notification to an entire audience by all means necessary; therefore creating universal coverage to increase the odds that a particular subscriber received the notification in a timely manner.
Q: What is a notification?
A: A notification is defined as a form of communication that delivers descriptive information about news or an event, unlike a bell or siren that communicates little information.
Q: Do I need to install software and/or hardware in order to have CCSJ Alerts?
A: NO. CCSJ Alertsis a 100% web-based software system, so you do not need any additional software or hardware. All you need is a web browser with an Internet connection and you are up and running! You can look at CCSJ Alerts as a Public Safety "Utility"- always on and ready for action.
Q: Will any person receive unsolicited messages ("SPAM") on their mobile phone?
A: NO. CCSJ Alerts enforces a ZERO SPAM policy which clearly prohibits unsolicited messages, and e2Campus does not sell the contact information of our subscribers to third party marketers.
Still have questions? Contact e2Campus or call 800-936-3525.
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2400 New York Avenue
Whiting, Indiana 46394
Telephone: (219) 473-4215 (Indiana)
1-877-700-9100 (Toll Free)