Public Safety
A. Zachary Yamba Building; Room 2231
303 University Ave.
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973)877-3132
Fax: (973)877-4421

Campus Emergency Notification System

Essex County College has a Campus Emergency Notification System. Be notified in a campus emergency! Enter your contact information today for free text alerts. Use your email address as username and choose a password that you will remember.  To sign-up, log onto the MyECC portal at: http://myecc.essex.edu.  Enter you area code, then your 7-digit cell phone number.

  • Select your cell phone provider from the drop down menu.
  • Select subscribe.
  • Then click the submit button.

Inclement weather closure and delay notices may also be posted on the Emergency Notification System. Additionally, the college issues information via email networks to the college community and the college’s public address system. Department emergency telephone communication chains, direct notification by college personnel, activation of alarm systems and posting of notices are other means of communications which the college may use in an emergency.

 

Emergency information or instructions are communicated to the college community through a variety of mechanisms. Please familiarize yourself with these communication methods and utilize them to acquire information and instructions in the event of an emergency.

  • The College website www.essex.edu
  • The college’s Campus Police Department provides  24-hour emergency information at 973.877.3312
  • Radio and Television stations providing announcements.

Radio

  • 101.5 FM
  • 1010 WINS AM
  • WCBS 880 AM

Televison

  • Channel 2
  • Channel 4
  • News 12