***For general information as PCC operates remotely, please call our hotline at (252) 493-7245, M-Th, between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m., and Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Students seeking specific course information are advised to contact their instructors.***01

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

How do I apply? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHnX3x4P3js

What is Pirate Promise? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ug60LKmsiBU&t=2s

Apply Here: https://navigator.ecu.edu/RecruitNewWFE/Account/Create?f=e5c7c973-13d8-4ae2-a54b-4d2dc0d42790&o=7d183eb3-400a-4e7d-bef8-2f5e4ed00433