Just the Facts from Student Affairs

Student Affairs has a new feature for the staff titled “Just the Facts”. This regular communication will highlight some of the amazing things happening in Student Affairs in a quick, simple, and easy-to-read manner. What we do as SA educators and staff members demonstrates our commitment to student success, public service and regional transformation.

Click Here to view the latest edition of Just the Facts.

Parent and Family Programs Recognized at National Conference

ECU was honored at the recent Association of Higher Education Parent/Family Program Professionals (AHEPPP) conference. Assistant Director, Emily-Lynn Adkins accepted the 2017 Best Institutional Initiative award for the Pirate Parents Live series.

Pirate Parents Live is an informative series of Facebook Live videos utilizing experts across campus, to help engage and inform Pirate families. Previous topics included information about Orientation, Campus Move-In, Hurricane Preparedness, Financial Aid, and Mental Health. To view previous editions, visit the Parent and Family Programs Facebook page.

New Student Center Topping Off Ceremony

Ten years in the making, ECU administrators, faculty, staff and students gathered at the building site off 10th Street for a topping off, or topping out, ceremony to commemorate the installation of the final beam in the construction project.

Scheduled to open in November 2018, the 210,000-square-foot facility – almost the equivalent of four and a half football fields – will house many student-focused departments including SGA, the Office of Student Activities and Organizations, Ledonia Wright Cultural Center, the Jesse Peel LGBT Resource Center and Dowdy Student Stores. Amenities will include a black box theater, a 14,000-square-foot ballroom, six dining options and a 24-by-42 outdoor Pirate Vision digital screen. A 700-space parking deck also is being built.


The Division of Student Affairs celebrated some amazing accomplishments in 2015-16. Please enjoy the 2015-16 Annual Report that chronicles the divisions commitments to student success, public service and regional transformation.

Click here to view the Annual Report for 2015-16