Admissions Archives

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...

Students walk among the fall leaves by the Rawl Building on the E C U campus
Sep 05, 2020
  • Admissions

Tips for Applying to ECU

Steps to Apply: 1. Create a Navigator account at This account will allow you to check on the status of your application. You can also sign up for a...

Mar 13, 2020
  • Admissions

Admissions Update: Coronavirus

In response to ongoing concerns surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19), the following changes have been made regarding Admissions events: Both Pirates Aboard! Admitted Student Days (March 21 and March 28) have been...

Nov 20, 2019
  • Admissions
  • duncank16

Holiday Season or Finals Season?

The most wonderful time of the year is approaching! The holiday season of thanks and giving, going home to reunite with loved ones, the end of another semester of hard...

Oct 23, 2019
  • Admissions
  • duncank16

Cirque de Pirates Homecoming 2019

Come one, come all and observe the never before seen Cirque de Pirates! It’s Homecoming Week 2019 in Pirate Nation and the upcoming acts are ones you won’t want to...

Rob Olewine and Brittany Lasalle walking along the campus mall
Oct 22, 2019
  • Admissions

Transfer Transition

The transition from the blue and gold of Eastern Wayne High School in New Hope, N.C. to the purple and gold in Greenville, first took a detour to Wayne Community...

Sep 18, 2019
  • Admissions
  • Ken Buday

ECU receives HEED Award for the eighth consecutive year

East Carolina University’s focus on diversity and inclusiveness has been recognized for the eighth consecutive year with the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award. The HEED award, sponsored by...

Sep 11, 2019
  • Admissions
  • Jamie Smith

ECU welcomed one of the largest freshman classes in university history

After graduating a record-breaking number of students during the 2018-2019 academic year, East Carolina University welcomed the third largest freshman class in the university’s history this fall. “I believe we...

Sep 10, 2019
  • Admissions
  • Kristin Zachary

ECU Listed as a Top University in the Nation

East Carolina University is listed as a top university in the nation in a new ranking by U.S. News & World Report. ECU is one of the top five nationally...

Aug 02, 2019
  • Admissions
  • Jamie Smith

ECU Hosts Fall Open House

Staff and volunteers spent Saturday, Sept. 28, 2018, showing more than 1,250 potential Pirates why they should call East Carolina University home. ECU’s annual Fall Open House brings high school...