Family of the Year
We are happy to recognize supportive ECU families. The Family of the Year award is intended to celebrate the role parents and families play in the lives of students and the university community.
Recipients will receive:
- complimentary tickets to all events during Family Weekend 2018 (Date TBA)
- tickets to and scoreboard recognition at the Family Weekend football game
- family will be featured on field during the game as they raise the "No Quarter" flag
- $500 book voucher to Dowdy Student Stores for the student
- commemorative plaque presented during the Parents Council Meeting
To nominate your family, or another worthy family, click HERE.
Join the Parents Association Today!
Parents Association Members receive:
Pirate Parent e-newsletter, parent hotline and email assistance, parent calendar, parent tote*, parent tumbler**.
Parents Association Membership is through a $60.00 gift to the Parents Fund. Membership is per household mailing address. Four-year memberships are available for a $150.00 gift to the Parents Fund.
Annual members or members with more than one ECU
student can renew their membership with an additional Annual Membership.
*Parent tote available at new student orientation and family weekend only **parent tumbler for four year memberships only.
What's Going on This Week for Students?
Want to know about activities available for your student this week- check out the website for the Pirate 411. A weekly email to students updating them on campus news and activities.
Make Time for Title IX
ECU Cares is an anonymous way students, staff, faculty members and others can immediately seek help or report concerning behavior. It connects the university community directly with campus resources for a wide variety of support services. The ECU Cares hotline is 252-737-5555 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Additional information and online reporting may be found on the