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Reviews 2423 total reviews with an average rating of 3.7

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3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Classes at ECU are just as stressful as any other school, however, there are lots of student help resources that help deal with study habits and tutoring.

3 College Freshman

Overall Experience: Honestly I have no clue as of yet.

4 College Freshman

Health & Safety: ECU is very efficient in dealing with student health and safety affairs.

4 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I really enjoy my residence hall, my roommate is very cool and the atmosphere of my dormitory is very nice. Everyone is very friendly and it's easy to make new friends.

3 College Freshman

Greek Life: Honestly Greek Life isn't the highest priority though it's a very cool thing to be a part of if you're interested.

4 College Freshman

Athletics: Athletics are really important to many college students and the reputation of the school itself. I think the athletics at ECU are great especially because they try to get everyone moving.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Professors at ECU work hard to educate students on important topics.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: ECU has a top of the line career center to help students find careers following graduation.

4 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: The ECU Police Department works hard to help protect all students and educated students.

3 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: Resident halls served their purpose, however some needed major upgrading.

3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: I am not involved in Greek life but they do amazing things in the community.

5 College Sophomore

Athletics: ECU revolves around pirate football, Fall is ECU's favorite season.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: My experience at ECU has been better than I could have imagined!

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: My experiences in classes have made me extremely content with the education that I am receiving. The professors care about helping their students succeed as long as the student is willing to put in the effort to succeed. Office hours are very good and you are able to ask you professors for help and they will provide the best help possible for you.

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5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: I feel very confident that once I graduate I will not have a problem finding a job in my field of study. I have heard about many internships that fellow peers have been a part of and it seems fairly easy to get an internship. It is also very competitive to get an on-campus job because many students want to be a part of on-campus jobs.

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5 College Freshman

Health & Safety: I think ECU has a very safe campus that I feel very protected on. We have officers available at any time and there is always someone to help if you get into a uncomfortable situation.

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5 College Freshman

Campus Housing: I think that the on-campus housing is pretty great because you get the full college experience and you meet a bunch of people as a freshman. The dorms are kind of small but that is to be expected.

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5 College Freshman

Greek Life: I enjoy Greek Life at ECU because I met so many great people and I got involved with community projects.

5 College Freshman

Athletics: The athletics at East Carolina is my favorite part of campus life because there is always something going on and each game is just as fun and exciting as the one before.

5 College Freshman

Overall Experience: East Carolina is a wonderful school where you can be yourself no matter what. You are encouraged to better yourself on a regular basis and the professors care about how you do in their class. ECU makes you feel at home the minute you step foot on the campus and you are always meeting new people.

3 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: There are some things that I wish that were different but it has been okay.

4 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: I have heard great things about the ECU alumni helping undergraduates.

4 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: I haven't had any problems around campus.

4 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: My experience living on campus has been great, I have really enjoyed myself.

3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: I haven't been apart of greek life.

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The quality and enthusiasm of the professors who care about their students is what attracts and retains students who could have gone to larger and more prestigious schools. Greenville is quite charming and has such good local food that most skeptics love the area, or at least ECU, by the time they graduate. Although the campus police are friendly, ECU is quite strict, perhaps in an effort to downplay the “party school” reputation. The strictness, however, contributes to student safety and helps reduce the drug presence on campus. Alcohol is a problem for some students, and the clubs are tempting, but the counseling center can help students with their problems. ECU’s computer resources are excellent, and the athletic facilities are better than the teams’ records. ECU’s most enjoyable facilities are the green areas, especially because the weather here is so pleasant—crazy, but pleasant.

Whether living on or off campus, students should join organizations to maximize their college involvement and build leadership experience for their resume. With ECU’s diverse student population, new students can easily find an organization, Greek or non-Greek, that is for them. ECU is reputed to have one of the highest concentrations of pretty girls anywhere, and the guys are good-looking overall, too. The Southern hospitality creates a welcoming social atmosphere. ECU has been through sports losses and administrative shake-ups in the past, but some of the political damage seems to be getting straightened out. So, as usual, ECU students are optimistic. They will continue to be easy-going, yet serious and balanced, fun-loving learners.

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