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East Carolina University recognizes the important role community college advisors have in guiding students through their transition to a four-year institution. We hope this information will be useful as you assist students applying to ECU.

Fall 2017 Transfer Profile

For the Fall 2017 semester, we received over 4,300 applications and enrolled a class of approximately 1,980 students. Those offered admission had the following academic credentials:

  • At least 24 hours of transferable credit by the end of their current semester
  • Have equivalent credit for our English 1100
  • Earned at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA

All transfer students must:

  • Submit an online application.
  • Pay the $75 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Submit ALL official transcripts from each college, technical institute, or university attended. Official electronic transcripts from most transcript services are accepted. Otherwise, please have all official documents sent in a sealed/signed envelope.

    Official documents should be sent to:
    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    Mailstop 517
    East Carolina University
    Greenville, NC 27858-4353

    Or emailed to

Publications for Advisors

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Degree Explorer

East Carolina University has an online tool that can help you and your students discover more about the nearly 200 degrees offered at the university. Degree Explorer provides quick access to the following information: what makes this particular degree special at ECU, what courses students in this program will study, what career opportunities could this degree unlock for graduates, and much more.

Click here to launch Degree Explorer

Top Tips for Transfer Advisors

Important Contacts

Orientation: 252-328-4173
Transfer Student Services: 252-328-4173
Office of Disability Support Services: 252-737-1016
Cashier: 252-737-6886
Financial Aid: 252-328-6610
Campus Living: 252-328-4663
Student Health: 252-328-6841

Stay Connected and Informed

Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Your students can join us on Facebook to connect with us and their future classmates. Follow us on Twitter and receive timely updates via @ECUAdmissions. Share with us on Instagram. Don't forget to use hashtags: #ECU and #ECUAdmissions.

Student Blogs and YouTube
Story telling is a great way for current East Carolina University students to share their experiences with prospective students who are planning to follow a similar path. Through our Student Blog and YouTube channel, your students will be able to learn about daily life on campus to see if ECU is a good fit for them.

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