Short Message Service (SMS) Terms and Conditions

Delgado Community College (“DCC”) offers a recurring subscription text message service. This text messaging service gives you the option to subscribe to receive text messages from DCC on your mobile device.

To enroll, text INFO to 69715 or submit a Request for Information Form. Subscribers will receive no more than 6 messages per month. Message and data rates (“Msg&Data”) from your wireless carrier may apply.

Messages and Information

DCC will use SMS messaging to provide you information, including, but not limited to, (i) upcoming DCC-related events; (ii) special announcements; (iii) due date reminders from financial aid and admissions; and (iv) scheduling reminders for appointments with academic and/or financial aid advisors. Subscribing to this service is not required to apply for or to gain admission to DCC, and is used only for matters that DCC deems helpful and pertinent to the admission process.


All mobile information you share will remain confidential and will only be used by DCC representatives for legitimate educational purposes and to assist you in a more efficient manner regarding your enrollment at DCC. Other offices, departments or organizations at DCC may collect and use information in forms different than described herein.

You can access our general Student Data Privacy Policy at

You can also access the internal policy and procedure regarding DCC’s ability to access, retain and/or share student records at

Message & Data Rates

All costs associated with receiving a text message are the responsibility of the individual receiving the message. Receiving mobile text messages from DCC is completely free of charge. However, message and data rates (“Msg&Data”) may apply from your wireless carrier.

Use of Automatic Dialing System

DCC may use an automatic dialing system to deliver text messages to you. Federal regulations define an "automatic telephone dialing system" or auto dialer as equipment that has the capacity to store or produce telephone numbers to be called and to call such numbers. By your subscription, you give your consent to DCC to use an automatic dialing system that delivers text messages to the telephone or cell phone number to which you have directed DCC to transmit these text messages.

Compatible Carriers

Compatible carriers include but are not limited to: Alltell, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile*, Verizon Wireless, Boost, Cricket, MetroPCS, Nextel, U.S. Cellular, Virgin Mobile, ACS Wireless, Appalachian Wireless, Bluegrass Cellular, Carolina West Wireless, Cellcom, C-Spire Wireless (formerly Cellsouth), Cellular One of East Central Illinois, Cincinnati Bell Wireless, Cross/Sprocket, Duet IP (AKA Max/Benton/Albany), Element Mobile, Epic Touch, GCI Communications, Golden State, Hawkeye (Chat Mobility), Hawkeye (NW Missouri Celluar), Illinois Valley Cellular, Immix (Keystone Wireless/PC Management), Inland Cellular, iWireless, Mobi PCS, Mosaic, MTPCS/Cellular One (Cellone Nation), Nex-Tech Wireless, nTelos, Panhandle Telecommunications, Peoples Wireless, Pioneer, Plateau, Revol, Rina - Custer, Rina - All West, Rina - Cambridge Telecom Coop, Rina - Eagle Valley Comm, Rina - Farmers Mutual Telephone Co, Rina - Nucla Nutria Telephone Co, Rina - Silver Star, Rina - South Central Comm, Rina - Syringa, Rina - UBET, Rina - Manti, Simmetry, South Canaan/CellularOne of NEPA, Thumb Cellular, Union Wireless, United, Viaero Wireless, West Central Wireless, Aliant Mobility, Bell Mobility, Fido, MTS Mobility, NorthernTel Mobility, Rogers Wireless, SaskTel Mobility, Télébec Mobilité, TELUS Mobility, Vidéotron, Virgin Mobile Canada, and WIND Mobile.

*T-Mobile is not liable for delayed or undelivered messages.


All users may opt out or unsubscribe from receiving text messages from DCC at any time by texting STOP to 69715 or by contacting 1-855-215-8247. By enrolling in this subscription program, you consent that, following such a request to unsubscribe, you will receive one (1) final message from DCC confirming that you have been inactivated in our system. Following such confirmation message, no additional text messages will be sent unless you reactivate your subscription.


All users with questions or concerns at any time can reach DCC by texting HELP to 69715 or by contacting 1-855-215-8247. Your HELP request via text will generate one (1) confirmation response text with instructions for the next steps.

Additional Questions Or Concerns

If you have any questions about this policy or anything related to our SMS Terms and Conditions, please contact DCC Admission Services at 1-855-215-8247.