University Development's fundraising efforts are your opportunity to invest in ECSU. The staff works to attract resources to the university and enable the institution to advance its mission, educate its students, and to realize its fullest potential in service to the communities of northeastern North Carolina.

From financial contributions to the volunteer activities of alumni to gifts of in-kind goods and services, University Development secures a variety of donations in support of ECSU. All are valuable and necessary assets to the university if it is to continue to successfully develop and nurture the minds of Viking scholars as well as economy and quality-of-life in the region.

University Development staff is available to consult with ECSU donors. Staff works with donors to determine the most consequential and effective use of charitable contributions in order to elevate the university's mission. Likewise, donor's investments play an important role in ensuring that ECSU continues to strengthen its position among institutions of higher learning.

Why Give to ECSU?

Reasons for giving to Elizabeth City State University are different for each donor. Some give to strengthen the University's academic and physical resources. Others give in appreciation for ECSU's contribution to their lives. Whatever the reason may be, we hope that you will join us and consider making a contribution today.

The fiscal year for ECSU and for the ECSU Foundation is July 1 - June 30. Contributions made during this period will be counted for that particular fiscal year. 

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