Applications are Now Open!

The time is finally here! Applications for the 2017-2018 school year have opened. We want you to join us and experience the true life-changing college experience ECU can provide for you. Whether you’re transferring from another school or leaving for college next Fall, we are glad you have chosen East Carolina University. We encourage you to start applying today and build [...]

Pirate Palooza New Featured Photo

Welcome new Pirates

East Carolina University welcomed more than 4,300 first-year students during the annual Student Welcome and Convocation at Minges Coliseum Aug. 21. Guest speaker and ECU alumnus Greg Morin ’01, CEO of P1 Performance Group, which specializes in leadership training, executive coaching and team building, encouraged the students to get outside of their comfort zone and strive for success. “Get comfortable [...]

HEED new Featured Photo

ECU receives diversity award

One of East Carolina University’s seven guiding principles is to “keep our commitment to diversity and inclusiveness” and for the fifth consecutive year ECU has been recognized for that commitment by receiving the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award. The HEED award is sponsored by Insight into Diversity magazine and recognizes colleges and universities in the U.S. that demonstrate [...]


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