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UNCW Text Message Applications

This program offers information on movies playing on the UNCW campus and next-stop information on WAVE buses by text. Registered UNCW students also receive alerts about class wait-list openings by text. Registration is not required to use the movie or bus information services, but it is required for wait-list alerts.
Supported carriers are AT&T, U.S. Cellular, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, Cricket, Boost, and T-Mobile, VMU.

Terms, Conditions

Privacy Policy

Information about Mobile Education's customers is an important part of our business and will not be sold, rented, or leased to, or exchanged with, any third party.
All information you provide is confidential. The only email and/or text messages you will receive from us will be directly related to the maintenance of your account. We will use your cell phone number only for our messaging services and applications.

For help email


All messages sent through this program are Standard Rate SMS.
Message and data rates may apply.


  • Message frequency: 1 response per query
  • HELP: Text HELP to 90947 for information on how to get help with this program
  • STOP: Text STOP fo 90947 to remove your registration from our system
  • MOVIE: information on movies scheduled at Lumina Theater in the next week
  • BUS <route number or color>: shows next stop of bus on that route
  • Registration is NOT required to use these keyword applications

Course Wait List Alerts

Message frequency: MAX 4 messages per month

UNCW students who join a Course Wait List through Seanet are notified by email when a seat opens.
If you register your phone here, then in addition to email, you get SMS notification of the open seat.
Text STOP to 90947 to unregister.