UPDATE:
Essex County College – Newark Campus Will be Open Wednesday, June 15th

 


UPDATE – COLLEGE CLOSING:
Essex County College – Newark Campus Will Remain Closed Tuesday, June 14th

 

In order to stay informed with future weather emergency announcements through the College’s Emergency Alert System (EAS), please register via the “My ECC” portal at: http://myecc.essex.edu

 


NEWARK CAMPUS CLOSED:
Monday, June 13th

 

Due to a fire in the Electrical Room at Essex County College on Sunday, June 12th, the Newark Campus will be closed on Monday, June 13, 2016.
All Cabinet members and their staff, Facilities staff, and Public Safety staff are to report to work at their regular scheduled time.

 

In order to stay informed with future weather emergency announcements through the College’s Emergency Alert System (EAS), please register via the “My ECC” portal at: http://myecc.essex.edu

 

Those already registered to receive the text messages do not have to re-register. Closing information is also updated on the website. The College also notifies the following media outlets:
News 12
WKXW 101.5 FM
Channel 2
Channel 4
WCBS 880 AM

 


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