Welcome to the ECU School of Dental Medicine!
Now that you have been admitted to the ECU SoDM, there are numerous things you must do to prepare for dental school. Below is a checklist to help make sure that you are prepared for your arrival in August. Please review these items carefully and make sure that each one has been completed. Contact the Office of Student Affairs at 252-737-7005 if you have any questions.
Immunization Requirements -ALL STUDENTS (including ECU graduates) will need to complete the Report of Medical History and Immunization record form to provide information regarding your health history and to verify that your immunizations fully comply with N.C. Immunization law and the requirements established by the ECU School of Dental Medicine. Form is due no later than August 1st. Click Link Below:
Financial Aid -Make sure to complete a FAFSA (Free Application for Financial Student Aid) form as soon as possible, and include ECU as an official recipient of your SAR (Student Aid Report). This will determine your eligibility for loans and other financial aid programs. ECU's FAFSA code is 002923. (Apply Here) STUDENTS MUST COMPLETE A FAFSA FORM IN ORDER TO RECEIVE FINANCIAL AID.
Final Transcripts - ALL STUDENTS (including ECU graduates) should make sure the Office of Student Affairs receives your OFFICIAL FINAL UNDERGRADUATE (and GRADUATE if applicable) transcripts with degree verification, no later than JUNE 30th.
Please send your transcripts to:
East Carolina University - School of Dental Medicine
Office of Student Affairs
1851 MacGregor Downs Road
Greenville, NC 27834
Higher One Refund Card - All students registered at ECU will receive a Higher One Refund Card in the mail. Please DO NOT discard this.
-What will my card look like? Click Here
* The Higher One Card is one of three options you have to receive a refund. Click Here to learn more about refund options.
Pay Tuition - Students will receive a notification that their e-Bill is available to view through their OneStop Account.
Pirate ID - New students will receive their Pirate ID account information in two separate mailings. Once students receive those mailings, they must follow the instructions on the Student Technology sheet to set their new passphrase and can access their ECU email Accounts.
* STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO CHECK THEIR ECU EMAIL ACCOUNT DAILY FOR IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS AND MESSAGES FROM THE UNIVERSITY AND THE SCHOOL OF DENTAL MEDICINE. *
ECU 1 Card - Students will receive their ECU 1 Card during the New Student Orientation week. Click Here to learn more about the ECU 1 Card and its uses.
Scrubs - All ECU SoDM Students MUST purchase their scrubs through the ECU Medical Bookstore. Click Here for purchasing information.
Health Insurance Requirement - All East Carolina University students will be required to have health insurance. For more information about the ECU Health Insurance Requirement Click Here.
Mac/Apple Bundle - Click Here for more information about the Apple Technology Bundle.
*DO NOT PURCHASE ANY APPLE/MAC EQUIPMENT UNTIL NOTIFIED BY THE SCHOOL OF DENTAL MEDICINE.
Current Address - Update with Self-Service Banner - Once you are enrolled as a student at the ECU SoDM and have activated your Pirate ID, you are required to provide ECU with an accurate current mailing address. You can confirm and/or update your current address using Self-Service Banner by logging onto OneStop.