Here's a sneak peek of some of the things you'll discover when you visit East Carolina University in person.


East Carolina University Open House events are open to prospective freshmen, transfer and adult students. While at the event, attendees will have the opportunity to take a walking and/or bus tour of campus, visit residence halls, learn about student life, browse the Academic and Student Affairs Fair, and chat with East Carolina faculty members from most academic departments. Special sessions on important topics such as Admission Requirements, Financial Aid, Transfer Services and more are also offered.


Open House Dates:

Fall Open House is scheduled for October 25, 2014, beginning at 9:00 a.m.



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Maps, Parking and Other Helpful Visitor Information

Sample Schedule for Spring 2014 Open House - April 2, 2014

8:00 a.m. - Noon
Admissions Service Centers, Science and Technology Building and Joyner Library. These temporary service locations will be available today only. You may check application status or pay your online enrollment deposit
9:00 a.m. - Noon
Special Sessions, Science and Technology Building
Session Topics: Applying to ECU, Choosing Your Major with Academic Advising, Campus Living, Campus Dining, Living-Learning Communities at ECU.
9:00 a.m. - Noon
Air Force ROTC, Wright Annex
9:00 a.m. - Noon
Campus Tours, Bus and walking tours available
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Academic and Student Affairs Fair, Student Recreation Center, All schools and departments will be represented including Student Affairs
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Admitted Student Information Session, Mendenhall Student Center, Have you been admitted? Learn what's next in the enrollment process
10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Joyner Library Tours, Joyner Library
10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Financial Aid and University Scholarships Presentation, Wright Auditorium, Learn more about how to finance your college education
11:00 a.m. and Noon
Current Student and Parent Panels, Mendenhall Student Center, Current students and parents share their ECU experiences
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Lunch - On Your Own Todd Dining Hall, West End Dining Hall, or the Wright Place (Annex).
Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Financial Aid and Cashier's Office, Old Cafeteria Complex Open for questions about applying for aid, or using the ìTuition Payî payment plan
Noon - 3:00 p.m.
Residence Halls Open for Visitation, Visit our various residence halls and neighborhoods
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Departmental Extended Open House
Main Campus:
Chemistry, Science and Technology Building
College of Business, Bate Building
School of Art and Design, Jenkins Fine Arts Center
School of Music, A. J. Fletcher Music Center
School of Theatre and Dance, Messick Theatre Arts Center
College of Education, Joyner Library
Mathematics Education and Science Education, Flanagan Building
Engineering, Science and Technology Building
Project STEPP, Joyner Library
Health Sciences Campus:
Shuttles will be provided for the following sessions and will run from the front of the Student Recreation Center to the Health Sciences Building, located on the Health Sciences Campus.
College of Nursing
Physical Therapy        
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Transfer Student Information Session, Mendenhall Student Center, We encourage all transfer students to attend this session