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User Guide

Code Purple

Get Code Purple

If you are a student or faculty/staff member at Tarleton State University, you have already been registered with Code Purple through your go.tarleton.edu or tarleton.edu email address only.

E2Campus uses industry standard SMS text messaging protocols to send messages to your phone, therefore you do not need to install any special software to receive notifications.

Please make sure your cell phone provider allows these short code text messages to be sent from our official emergency notification provider, e2Campus. Our short code numbers are 795-16 and 703-59.

Cost

Code Purple emergency notifications are a free service of Tarleton State University. Those with an unlimited text messaging plan will not have any additional fees. However, depending on your wireless carrier provider and your mobile plan, you may be charged a nominal fee (i.e., ten cents per message) to receive SMS text messages.

Mobile App

Anyone can receive Code Purple alerts without an account via the Mobile@Tarleton app, available in the Apple Store and the Google Play Store.

RSS/XML Feed

Code Purple notifications can also be published to any RSS/XML feed by selecting and pasting the link into your RSS reader.

Edit Settings

Services Tab

The Services tab allows you to add/remove and activate/deactivate cell phone numbers and email addresses on your account. All active cell phone numbers and email addresses will be sent notifications in the event of an emergency.

Groups Tab

In the Groups tab you can see which locations you currently receive notifications for and may choose to subscribe to multiple locations.

Account Tab

The Account tab allows you to change your password for e2Campus and terminate your account.

Opt Out

To opt-out of text message notifications, reply to any Code Purple alert with the word “STOP”.

You can also opt-out by selecting the Services tab, then removing your cell phone number.

You may opt-in again at any time by logging into e2Campus and adding your contact information back in under the Services tab.

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Contact Info

Risk Management and Compliance
riskmgt@tarleton.edu
254-968-9898
254-968-9237