ECU Career Services offers a variety of options for employers to Connect with students & alumni while expanding their brand on campus. If your organization is interested in participating in an employer engagement recruiting event, email

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    Request an Interview

    ECU Career Services is happy to provide on-campus and virtual interview support. If you choose to manage on-campus interviews in Handshake, you can customize Interview Timelines based on the three types of schedules described within the link below.

    Learn more about configuring your School Settings: Interview Schedule Timelines.

    Request your interview schedule:

    1. Log into Handshake to request your interview schedule.
    2. Select the “Request an Interview” button on your home dashboard or click on “Interviews” in the left-hand navigation bar and click the “Request Interview Schedule” button at the top right of the page.
    3. Complete the form, providing the basics, choosing a date and timeline, and assigning any jobs you are interviewing for (be sure to select East Carolina University).

    View this Handshake article for complete instructions on how to request an interview schedule.

    Virtual Recruitment

    Organizations interested in connecting with students and alumni in a virtual format have the opportunity to host a live or recorded webinar that will be posted on Career Services website. ECU Career Services is able to provide individualized consultation from marketing all the way through to implementation.

    On-Campus Employer Engagement

    Career Services strives to create unique networking opportunities for students and employers. Please email or call us at 252-328-6050 if you have an interest in participating in any upcoming opportunities.

    Student Organizations

    East Carolina University has over 375+ student organizations on campus for you to connect with by visiting The Pirate Experience website.

    For more information on connecting with ECU for recruiting contact Employer Relations at