Megan Wade Archives

Jan 25, 2023

ECU, UNC School of Pharmacy establish early assurance program

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, the No. 1 pharmacy school in the country, and East Carolina University have established an early assurance program. This partnership means current and incoming ECU students...

Jul 05, 2022
  • Crystal Baity

Orientation assistant alumni help welcome new Pirates

With in-person new student orientation back in full force at East Carolina University, chants of “purple and gold” and “no quarter” have been roaring through the Main Campus Student Center. This year, orientation...

Jun 22, 2022
  • Hannah Eccleston

5 Things to Know About Orientation

Throughout the summer, East Carolina University will welcome incoming students to campus for orientation. During the two-day experience, students and their parents will learn all about campus and being a...

Jun 09, 2022
  • Ronnie Woodward

In The Jungle: ECU to host baseball super regional

The Clark-LeClair Stadium Jungle section for East Carolina baseball fans will be buzzing at an all-time high this weekend for the first-ever NCAA super regional games held on East Carolina University’s campus. When the...

Apr 28, 2022
  • Ken Buday

New Life Sciences and Biotechnology Building

East Carolina University’s Life Sciences and Biotechnology Building opened in November, and bioprocess engineering students are already glowing about the new space. “It’s really, really cool,” said Luciano DeRose, a junior...

female student studies outside her residence hall
Apr 08, 2022
  • Jethro Libutan

Spring has sprung in Pirate Nation!

Hello Pirate Nation! Spring has officially sprung here at East Carolina University! Spring is an extremely thrilling time at ECU. Flowers are blooming, everyone starts to hang out on the...

Mar 31, 2022
  • Ken Buday

ECU welcomes growing number of adult learners

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, self-described handyman Matt Rice mustered little work. He paints houses, repairs appliances and puts down tile, but with COVID concerns, he felt uncomfortable walking into strangers’ homes. That...

Nov 10, 2021
  • Jethro Libutan

ECU Football Game Day Traditions

Hello everyone! My name is Jethro Libutan and I am a freshman here at East Carolina University. One of my favorite things about East Carolina University is college football game...

Nov 09, 2021
  • Megan Wade

Virginia College Application Week

ECU is excited to participate in Virginia College Application Week (VCAW) taking place November 15 - 19, by offering an application fee waiver to students from Virginia. To apply for...

Oct 08, 2021
  • Admissions

Tips for Fall Open House

Mark your calendars for October 16th because East Carolina University’s annual Fall Open House is an event you’re not going to want to miss! Open House is a great opportunity...