Graduate School
Graduate School
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions are divided into two parts. Select one of the buttons below based on your student status of Prospective, New or Current.

Prospective Students & Applicants  New & Current Students

 

Prospective Students & Applicants
Go to the Find Your Program page. Use the filters to narrow down lists of graduate degrees and programs offered which you are interested in. Each listing is a link to more information about that program.
Click here for the U-store link for paying your application fee.
Go to the Find Your Program page. Use the filters to find your program of interest. This will take you to a program table which will include all application deadlines for that specific program.
Click on the Apply Now icon to the right on this page and follow the instructions provided. Please retain your Login ID and PIN so you may log back on and check the status of your application.

The dates below are the last day a non-degree application and payment are accepted. An application submitted without the application fee will not be processed.

Fall: August 15
Spring: December 20
1st and 11-week Summer: May 5
2nd Summer: June 15

The status of your application can be obtained online at the Admissions website. Please give 2 weeks processing time before checking your status after submission. You must retain your created Login ID and PIN to use this feature. If you have a question about your incomplete application, contact the Graduate School by phone 252-328-6012 or email gradschool@ecu.edu. If your application status shows Completed, you can contact the Director of the Graduate program for which you applied with any questions. Please allow 2 weeks of processing time before contacting the program director.
Contact the Graduate School via email (gradschool@ecu.edu) from the email account you used for your application. This helps us verify your identity.
In the Related Links box on the right side of this page, click on Financial Resources. Then, select Assistantships on the left-hand menu. 
This page has general information about Graduate Assistantships. Please contact your individual program director for further information.
In the Related Links box on the right side of this page, click on Financial Resources. Then, select Tuition Remissions on the left-hand menu.
This page has general information about In-State and Out-of-State Tuition Remissions. Please contact your individual program director for further information.