At Camp P.I.R.A.T.E.S., you’ll participate in activities designed to help you develop new friendships, learn more about resources on campus, embrace Pirate spirit and traditions, and become part of the Pirate family.
Camp P.I.R.A.T.E.S. focuses on your first-year experience, campus involvement, leadership opportunities, history and traditions, and of course, getting to know your fellow Pirates! Along with preparing you for your first year as a Pirate, there is time to hang out and get to know each other.
For more information about Camp P.I.R.A.T.E.S., including scholarship information, please visit the FAQ Page.
Slime Olympics! S'mores and campfires! Water slides and Go-Karts! Staying in cabins! Camp P.I.R.A.T.E.S. is all of this and more!!
Camp P.I.R.A.T.E.S. is a three-day, two-night program. Students will ride buses from the ECU campus to the camp where they will stay in cabins.
Participants in the past have said:
"It's a great experience and you can make great connections."
"It's a great way to connect with others and make freshmen feel more confident."
"Camp was really fun and informative!"
"I was really worried about starting school but camp made me feel more comfortable."
"Helpful tips as to what resources are on campus."
"Information on clubs that would get me more involved on campus."
"How to succeed in college."