The Edgecombe Pledge: Free Tuition & Fees
To help students and their families recover from the pandemic, Edgecombe Community College has created a new scholarship program called the Edgecombe Pledge. Extending through the Spring 2023 semester, this unique initiative funds in-state tuition and fees for all qualifying students. The Edgecombe Pledge is available to both degree-seeking students and continuing education students.
Fall Mini-Term Begins October 18
Don’t wait for spring semester. Enroll now in upcoming 8-week classes. Fall Mini-Term courses meet October 18-December 17. These fast-paced classes cover the same amount of material as traditional 16-week classes. Choose from 15 courses, 12 are online.
Canned Food Drive
Phi Theta Kappa honor society chapter is holding a Canned Food Drive through September 30. In addition to canned goods, nonperishable items such as boxed or bagged pasta or dry beans are accepted. Collection boxes are located in both campus libraries.
Help Us Name Our Mascot
ECC has a new ambassador, an eagle mascot. A student contest is underway to name the mascot. Submit the winning name by September 26 to win a $50 gift card. All other entries will be entered to win a $25 gift card. Include your name, student ID#, and phone number in your submission. Send your best ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Twin County Regional Job Fair
The Twin County Regional Job Fair will be held on Tuesday, October 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rocky Mount Event Center. Job seekers can meet with 50 employers who are ready to hire. Job seekers are encouraged to bring resumes and dress professionally for on-site interviews. The job fair is sponsored by Carolinas Gateway Partnership and ECC. Contact email@example.com or (252) 618-6527.