Elizabeth City State University is a member of the University of North Carolina. As such, the university is committed to providing a rich educational experience based on teaching, research and community engagement through a student centered environment. Elizabeth City State University is also committed to sustainable economic growth while preserving the culture and natural resources of the region.
ECSU is leading the way in sustainability efforts in eastern North Carolina. By partnering with national organizations and initiatives, we are able to expand our efforts as well as learn from highly regarded leaders in the sustainability movement. Our partners include:
- The Association for the Advancement in Higher Education
- Second Nature
- Green For All
- American College and University President's Climate Change
- United Negro College Fund: Building Green
- Toyota Green Initiative
Working together, these partnerships have aided in promoting sustainability, meeting and exceeding state mandates, conserving university resources, and most importantly, reducing our environmental impact!