Register for Text & Email Alerts
The Blackboard Connect Emergency Notification System will be utilized to notify students, faculty and staff via SMS (text) and e-mail in the event of a campus emergency. Students can register by logging in to their ACE Portal and employees register by logging in to the Administrative portal. Click the appropriate link below to register your cell phone.
Emergency Alert FAQ
Student who apply at East Los Angeles College, will complete the ELAC Online application located here:
On the ELAC online application form, students will be asked to provide their cell phone numbers to receive emergency notification(s) in situations of imminent danger. Once their application is processed, their cell phone number along with their profile information will be automatically inputted into the Blackboard Connect system, this will allow ELAC administrators to use the Blackboard Connect to send out text messages and\or emails to students to notify them of any emergencies occurring at the College and provide guidance on what to do next.
Once you are logged in you can click on the Employee Services \ My Emergency Contact \ to update the SMS text messages. If you need further assitance please contact Information Technology Department.
Emergency Notification Contact Us
The Blackboard Connect Emergency Notification System will be utilized to notify you via SMS (text) and e-mail in the event of a campus emergency.
Call the campus info line at 323-267-3750 for recorded information and updates relating to campus alerts.
If you need assistance to register or to add your information into Text Messaggin System, please contact the Information Technology Department at 323-265-8700.