***Spring classes resumed March 23. Extracurricular activities, however, remain suspended until further notice. Be advised many PCC employees are teleworking to reduce social interaction. For general information, call the PCC Student Coronavirus Hotline at (252) 493-7245, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.***04

Pirate Promise

Pirate Promise is an exciting new program offered by ECU to community college students. This is how the program works and what the benefits are for PCC students:

  • Students complete ECU‘s application and PCC’s application at the same time (no fees)
  • Currently enrolled PCC students are also eligible to apply.
  • Students are guaranteed acceptance into ECU upon the completion of the AA/AS/AE degree (students must fulfill ECU admission requirements)  
  • Students are eligible to receive an ECU 1 Card.
  • Students will have access to the ECU library.
  • Students can attend events on ECU campus — including “invitation only” events.
  • Students can apply for RaiseMe micro-scholarships.
  • Students will have joint academic advising and financial aid counseling.

Eligibility for the program:

  • Students must maintain a 2.5 GPA
  • Students must maintain full time status
  • Students must complete the AA, AS, AE, AAS in Early Childhood Education, or AFA

Contact Pat Jackson for more information: pjackson@email.pittcc.edu or 252-493-7709

Questions: transfer@ecu.edu  or 252-328-6640

Apply: https://admissions.ecu.edu/apply/transfers/pirate-promise