East Carolina University, Greenville

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East Carolina University (ECU) is a public research university in Greenville, North Carolina. It is the fourth largest university in North Carolina.

Founded on March 8, 1907, as a teacher training school, East Carolina has grown from its original 43 acres (17 ha) to almost 1,600 acres (647 ha) today. The university's academic facilities are located on six properties: Main Campus, Health Sciences Campus, West Research Campus, the Field Station for Coastal Studies in New Holland, North Carolina, the Millennial Research Innovation Campus in Greenville's warehouse district and an overseas campus in Certaldo Alto, Italy. ECU also operates the Coastal Studies Institute. The nine undergraduate colleges, graduate school, and four professional schools are located on these four properties. All of the non-health sciences majors are located on the main campus. The College of Nursing, College of Allied Health Sciences, The Brody School of Medicine, and School of Dental Medicine are located on the health science campus. ECU is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".
There are eleven social sororities, 16 social fraternities, four historically black sororities, five historically black fraternities, one Native American fraternity, and one Native American sorority. There are over 400 registered clubs on campus including fraternities and sororities.
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  • Home of the pirates, Good student hall and friendly staffs at the University would definitely recommend a friend to go to this school. 
    Home of the pirates, Good student hall and friendly staffs at the University would definitely recommend a friend to go to this school.  more »
  • Great school, great campus. All needed amenities for school. Students were polite , and helpful. Athletic fields were amazing. 
    Great school, great campus. All needed amenities for school. Students were polite , and helpful. Athletic fields were amazing.  more »
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  • Loved the health sciences book store. Went in for a gift, and got what I needed. Very helpful staff.
  • East Carolina University continues to present an excellence of professional education and the medical facilities are well organized.

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