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Why not do more than hear or read about our beautiful and spacious campus in northeastern North Carolina, the exceptional one-on-one interaction with our professors, our wide range of academic programs, and our fulfilling student activities? Come, visit, and experience it for yourself.

Located in the historic Albemarle region of northeastern North Carolina (Elizabeth City, NC), ECSU is a waterfront community located at the narrows of the Pasquotank River near the world-renowned Outer Banks beaches. Also nearby is the Hampton Roads area of southeastern Virginia, which includes the resort cities of Virginia Beach, Colonial Williamsburg, and historic Jamestown and Yorktown. U.S. Highways 17 and 158, as well as the Norfolk International Airport (VA), make the city and university easily accessible.


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