1,310
Students
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7,833
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
54
54%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Elizabeth City State University is a Comprehensive institution located in Elizabeth City, NC, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 131 Marion D. Thorpe Administration Building Box 901
1704 Weeksville Road
Elizabeth City, NC  27909
United States
Contact Mr. Darius Eure
Assistant Director, Admissions and Recruitment
Email: ddeure@ecsu.edu
Phone: 252-335-8530
Fax: 252-335-3537

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,550
Applied
840
Accepted
1,310
Enrolled
54%
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Female Admissions

953
Females Applied
410
Females Accepted
43%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

597
Males Applied
430
Males Accepted
72%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.19
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 16 21

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

2,856
In-state
16,000
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,284
Full-time student fees
7,948
Room & board
4,610
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

7,833
Avg. Financial Aid Package
8,641
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,949
Avg. Loan Aid
4,540
Avg. Grant Aid
7,143
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
59%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
1%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,310
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
8%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.52%
Black or African American 72.21%
White or Caucasian 17.02%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.46%
Asian 0.23%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.08%
Two or more races 1.22%
Other 6.11%

Gender

Male (43.97%)
Female (56.03%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 58%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Viking Fest and Student and Body Meetings

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Vans (Vikings Assisting New Students), Student Activities Committee, Vike Nu' Fashion Troupe, Pep Squad and Essence of Praise

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No Division 2 Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Tennis No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball No Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio