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East Carolina University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

27,783 Students

79% Admitted

  • 29,131 full time
  • 6,421 part time
  • 8,907 men full time
  • 12,455 women full time
  • 15,085 applied
  • 10,489 admitted
  • 4,210 enrolled

23,265 Undergraduates

$4,365 Tuition/Year

  • 6,120 Graduates
  • 852 Non-Degree
  • $4,365 in state
  • $2,632 fees
  • $10,354 room & board
  • $1,432 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southeast Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Purple and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Stephanie from Asheboro, NC
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  • east carolina university is a great university with great professors as well. everyone here is committed to receiving and giving the best education possible. everyone here at ecu is more…

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  • Madeline from Richmond, VA
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  • East Carolina has a beautiful campus. There is so much to do and plenty of time to do it. The community is extremely close and there is always something fun…

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  • Jana from Charlotte, NC
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  • This school challenges one academically as well as socially. It allows one to branch out and find new groups of friends through constant activities held on and off campus. If…

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  • John from Raleigh, NC
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  • East Carolina University is a school that is known by a lot of people, the main reason being is that it is a party school, but there is a lot…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Jennifer from Snow Hill, NC
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I am super excited about attending ECU, the medical field is amazing as well as the DANCE TEAM!!! I plan on trying out! GO PIRATES!!! :D

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  • 5
  • Brittany from Plymouth, NC
  • I am a current student here

    From the first day and the first pirate football game you will bleed purple and gold. Even when I went to Kings Dominion one weekend a group of friends and I heard purple and automatically yelled gold.

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  • 4
  • Taylor from Greenville, NC
  • I am a current student here

    While ECU wasn't my first choice, I am loving it! The campus is awesome, and it's super easy to get connected on campus - if you put a little effort in.

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