Location: Greenville, N.C.
Type: four-year, public
Year founded: 1907
Total enrollment (fall 2014): 26,887
Undergraduate enrollment: 21,508
Undergraduate applicants (fall 2011): 15,320
Acceptance Rate: 73.4 percent
Graduation rate (after four years, 2010): 31 percent
In-state undergraduate tuition and fees (2014-15): $6,143
Sports nickname: Pirates
April 27, 2017
Liza Wieland, an English professor at East Carolina University, was recently awarded the prestigious Robert Penn Warren Award for Fiction by the Fellowship of Southern Writers — a nonprofit dedicated to cultivating and recognizing emerging literature from the American South.
December 03, 2013
As of November, there are only five UNC-system schools hiring librarians on tenure — and administrators at East Carolina University, the latest to stop doing so, say they will use UNC-CH’s hiring system as a model.