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Join us for Student Transition, Advising, and Registration Time (START), Edgecombe Community College's new student orientation!

Take steps toward your first exciting year at Edgecombe Community College at START@ECC! Meet one-on-one with an academic counselor, register for classes, learn more about how to succeed, and receive tips on how to pay for college during this fun and informative event.

START@ECC is FREE and is a required event for new students.

START@ECC one hour sessions include:

  • Meeting current students and faculty
  • Tour of campus
  • Advising and registration for the upcoming semester
  • Placement testing or registration for test date
  • Financial aid counseling
  • Refreshments
  • Door prizes
  • Free ECC t-shirt


Students can START@ECC by registering for one of the following dates. You only need to attend one session, and you can attend on either campus. (All sessions are the same.)

  • Monday, June 16th @ 9:00 AM
    - Mobley Atrium/Fleming Building (Tarboro)
  • Monday, June 16th @ 5:00 PM
    - Auditorium/Barnes Building (Rocky Mount)
  • Monday, July 21st @ 9:00 AM
     Auditorium/Barnes Building (Rocky Mount)
  • Monday, July 21st @ 5:00 PM
    - Mobley Atrium/Fleming Building (Tarboro)

View campus maps or get directions.

To register for START@ECC complete the registration form.

Still have questions? Please feel free to contact one of the following people:

  • START@ECC on the Tarboro campus, contact Charlotte O'Neil at 252-823-5166 x255.
  • START@ECC on the Rocky Mount campus, contact Kendra Sessoms at 252-446-0436 x319.