Helpful Links for Distance Ed. @ College of Nursing

ECU Website:
Submit support request to CON IT
Use this during regular business hours for general technology help and blackboard/canvas, webex, and VPN.
College of Nursing IT information
ECU Pirate Port
(parking, piratedrive, banner, registration info, etc.)
PirateID: Passphrase reset / PirateID First-Time Activation
Submit support request to ECU IT
(Use this for password/pirateID trouble or issues with and Linked In Learning videos
Microsoft Office 365
(Word Online, Onedrive, Teams)
Email at home / Email on your mobile device
MyMediasite / Mediasite Desktop recorder
ECU Logins Central (Includes links to many services, including Qualtrics)
iThenticate (plagiarism checking)
Make sure you email or submit a ticket before creating/accessing your account on You should receive 2 emails at the start of your first semester about that (CON Graduate students)
Downloads (e.g. SPSS, antivirus)
Log-in to this website for SPSS, Symantec Antivirus, and other ECU-provided software.
VCL (Virtual Computing Lab)
Use the VCL to access SPSS without installing the full version of the program. Be sure to pay attention to “Open Programs and Save your work