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Colleges / East Carolina University

East Carolina University

Greenville, NC 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate88%
Acceptance Rate88%

About East Carolina University

East Carolina University is a public, state institution in the city of Greenville, North Carolina. East Carolina University was founded in 1907. The college enrolls around 28,798 students per year, including 23,056 undergrad students.

East Carolina University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into East Carolina University. East Carolina University admitted 88% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 20,306 students applied to East Carolina University and 17,856 were admitted.

East Carolina University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 88%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 65%

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East Carolina University is locatedin the city of Greenville, North Carolina, in Raleigh NC.

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College Info

East 5th Street Greenville, NC 27858-4353

Campus Setting: Urban

East Carolina University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to East Carolina University is Jul 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

East Carolina University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1010 - 1150


Math SAT Range

500 - 570


Reading SAT Range

500 - 590

East Carolina University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at East Carolina University is like? There are approximately 28,798 students enrolled at East Carolina University, including 23,056 undergraduate students and 5,742 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from NC and 9% percent of students are from other states.


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