East Fifth Street Greenville, NC 27858-4353 252-328-6640
http://www.ecu.edu admis@mail.ecu.edu
About East Carolina University
  • Year of Foundation 1907
  • Size of Campus 1,379 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 17,728
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59%, 41%, 10%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 19,651
East Carolina University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of ECU. All ECU teacher-education programs are accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 22
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 11
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Barefoot on the Mall, Pirate Palooza, Midnight Madness, Purple and Gold Pigskin Pig-Out
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta, Arnold Air Society, Beta Alpha Psi, East Carolina Honors Organization, Epsilon Pi Tau, Golden Key International Honor Society, Kappa Omicron Nu, Kappa Theta Epsilon, National Residence Hall Honorary, National Society of Collegiate Scho
  • Number of sororities 13
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Apostolic Campus Ministry, Baptist Student Union, Breakthrough Campus Ministries, Buddhist Meditation and Study Group, Campus Christian Fellowship, Campus Crusade for Christ, Champions for Christ, Chi Alpha, ECU Grove, Epis
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 22
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Amnesty International, Asian Student Association, Black Student Union, Chinese Student Association, East Carolina Native American Organization, German Club, Graduate Student Association for International Studies, Indian Pir
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Setting Urban
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Raleigh-Durham, N.C. (90), Greenville, N.C. (5)
  • Distance to nearest train Rocky Mount, N.C. (45)
  • Distance to nearest bus Greenville, N.C. (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (66%), women's dorms (20%), men's dorms (9%), sorority housing (3%), fraternity housing (2%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 27%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 14
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,986
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 10,829
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 329
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Music Library, William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library. Collections: East Carolina Manuscript, Hoover Collection on International Communism, North Carolina, Rare Book, and University Archives.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,248,086
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums Museums and special buildings: Wellington B. Gray Gallery, Museum Without Walls, Ledonia Wright Cultural Center, A.J. Fletcher Recital Hall, Hendrix Theatre, Jenkins Fine Arts Center, McGinnis Theatre and Mendenhall Student Center. Special equipment in f
  • Number Of Subscriptions 13,779
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 2,471,122
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Pitt County Schools, Branch Bank & Trust (BB&T), WakeMed, Americas Home Place
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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