Text Messaging

Last updated: August 16, 2022

Two text messaging services are available at the UW, one for small-to-medium volumes and the other for high volume messaging.  UW-IT can text-enable current phone numbers or provide new/temporary numbers to meet your messaging needs.

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UW-IT Text Messaging

Individuals and groups can send and receive texts from UW-IT managed phone numbers.

Text messages needs: Small-to-Medium volumes

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Cadence Enterprise Texting

A cloud-based enterprise texting solution for faculty and staff to communicate with students.

Text messages needs: High volume