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Elizabeth City State University

Elizabeth City, NC 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate75%
Acceptance Rate75%

About Elizabeth City State University

Elizabeth City State University is a public, state university in the rural area of Elizabeth City, North Carolina. Elizabeth City State University was founded in 1891. The college enrolls around 2,002 students per year, including 1,912 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Elizabeth City State University

In 2022, Elizabeth City State University accepted 75% of applicants. Out of 2,578 applications received in 2022, 1,929 students were offered admission.

Elizabeth City State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 59%

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Elizabeth City State University is located in Elizabeth City, North Carolina,.

If you are interested in seeing Elizabeth City State University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. 17 to Elizabeth City, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Norfolk International Airport.

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College Info

1704 Weeksville Road Elizabeth City, NC 27909-7806

Campus Setting: Rural

Elizabeth City State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jun 30

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Elizabeth City State University is Jun 30.

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

Elizabeth City State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

445 - 530


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

530 and Above


445 to 530


445 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Elizabeth City State University students is 960. Applicants with SAT scores of 530 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Elizabeth City State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 445 to 530 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 445 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Elizabeth City State University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Elizabeth City State University is like? There are approximately 2,002 students enrolled at Elizabeth City State University, including 1,912 undergraduate students and 90 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time, 83% percent are from NC and 17% percent of students are from other states.


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