Pirate Perks

You’ve found treasure!  Pirate Perks are discounts and special offers provided by various local businesses to ECU Employees.  You can sort the list below by business name or category.  You can also find additional discounts and special offers provided to all State of NC employees by visiting https://oshr.nc.gov/state-employee-resources/benefits/wesave.

To use a Pirate Perk discount, identify yourself as an ECU employee when making a purchase or requesting services by presenting your ECU 1 Card.  Please remember, these discounts are made available to ECU employees only.  Some discounts may require additional information such as a code and this information has been included below.

We hope that you will find this page helpful and come back to visit many times.  We do our best to keep this list of discounts current, however, it is always a possibility we are not notified when changes to a business or the discount they offer occurs.  Please contact us at staffsenate@ecu.edu so we can update our information if:

  • you attempt to utilize a discount below that is no longer accepted,
  • a business listed below is no longer in operation or their information has changed, or
  • you know a business that is offering discounts to ECU employees that is not listed

Businesses interested in participating in Pirate Perks should visit our Pirate Perks Vendor Information page for complete details and an online application.

East Carolina University and the ECU Staff Senate do not evaluate, endorse or warrant the products or services offered by the Pirate Perks business partners.  ECU and the Pirate Perks business partners have the right to discontinue partnership at any time.

Pirate Perks List

Business NameService/Goods ProvidedDiscount InfoLocationPhone/EmailContactCategory
Albritton InteriorsA family owned furniture/design/flooring store carrying custom upholstery, lamps, accessories and specialty items. Special order bedroom and dining room as well as full service flooring store carrying hardwood, laminate, vinyl, tile and Stainmaster carpet.10% off any purchase over $200(not valid with any other special offer or clearance items). 15% off any stainmaster carpet, any wood, any laminate, any vinyl or any tile. (Not valid with any other special or clearance items). Employee identification must be shown prior to purchase to receive discounts. 109 A Firetower Rd, Winterville, NC(252)756-3546Fred WoodShopping
America's MattressA family owned and operated mattress store carrying the largest selection of Serta brand mattresses in North Carolina. We also carry bedroom furniture, pillows, sheets, all your mattress accessories, and bedroom suites.15% off any mattress $300 or more (not valid with any other special offer or clearance items)617 Red Banks Road, Greenville, NC(252)353-2337Shopping
Batteries PlusBatteries for everything10% discount on almost everything we sell. (Does not apply to already discounted merchandise and a few special items) Free installation on most car batteries standard installation.740 Greenville Blvd, SE Suite 500-A, Greenville, NC(252)353-8143Shopping
BellhopsA tech based platform for moving and labor help.10% discount offered - Discount Code: ECUE507 South Evans St, Greenville, NC(423)826-9482Jordan ChastainServices
Biltmore HouseBiltmore Estate is America's largest home. It is a 250 room chateau that includes priceless works of art, intricate architecture and rooms restored to their original glory. It is located on 8,000 acres, with 250 acres of carefully manicured gardens. Also included on the property are an award-winning winery, historic River Bend Farm, an outdoor center, shopping, dinning and more!Discounted rates on tickets for ECU employees throughout the year.1 Approach Rd, Asheville NC 28803(866)851-4661Travel
Budget Group, Inc.You can always count on saving money and time with Budget whenever you need to travel on the road.You've got very own Budget Customer Discount Number R524700, which saves you up to 25%. For additional information or to make a reservation go to: http://www.budget.com/budgetWeb/html/bridge/assoc/index.html?R524700 or call 1-800-218-7992(404)574-1445Sandra VerbonTravel
Candlewood Suites HotelCandlewood Suites is an all-suite, all-inclusive hotel that offers full kitchens with all utensils, cable with HBO, and wireless Internet in each room. Free on-site laundry, fitness center, and business center complete your Candlewood experience. There are also pet-friendly rooms available.15% off our best flex rates for personal use. Even deeper corporate rate discounts apply for official business use, so please contact our sales office for business reservations. All discounted rates are based on availability and certain blackout dates do apply, such as ECU special event weekends and home football games. Please call for reservations and to check availability.1055 Waterford Commons Dr, Greenville, NC (252)317-3201Travel
Carolina Mini StorageRental storage units and outside spaces for boats, cars, campers, etc.10% off3275 Landmark St, Greenville, NC(252)355-3000Services
Chico's Mexican Restaurant5% discount on entrees, dine-in only - not valid for daily specials521 Cotanche St, Greenville, NC(252)757-1666Dining and Food Services
Childtime Learning CentersFull day preschool specializing in care for children age 6 weeks to 12 years. Summer camp program for school age students is also offered.10% off tuition prices and a $25 discount on registration (Discount has expired; updated discount info coming soon)102 Scales Plan, Greenville, NC(252)752-1309Nicole BattsServices
Coastal PhotographyFamily portraits and commercial photography15% off740 Greenville Blvd SE, Suite 400-158, Greenville, NCElbert KennardServices
Crave RestaurantRestaurant and bar in Uptown Greenville serving a wide variety of American Cuisine. Catering, event space and full bar available.15% off for staff and students with ID409-B Evans St, Greenville, NC(252)413-0087Craig GarnerDining and Food Services
East Carolina Chiropractic CenterLicensed full service Chiropractic health care office providing patients with treatments of neck pain, low back pain, headaches, sciatica, and various other ailments.30% discount on all services230 Greenville Blvd SE, Greenville, NC(252)353-4424emailServices
ECU DermatologyDermatology practice consisting of medical, surgical, and cosmetic services.20% off cosmetic procedures (laser hair removal, Botox, Juvederm, etc)517 Moye Blvd, Greenville, NC(252)744-3109Tanner ParrentServices
Enterprise Rent-A-CarRental vehiclesWill honor corporate rates for rentals (no expiration date); offer good at all Greenville locations, including the airport. Must show your 1card and provide the following #: 566000403.3125 S. Memorial Dr, Suite B, Greenville, NC(252)355-0602Travel
Escape Nails and SpaFirst class services including pedicures, manicures, massage therapy, facials, waxing, spray tanning and extensive hair services. 10% off services and retail items - discount does not apply to sale items or services and gift certificates - other restrictions may apply1913 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC(252)215-9220Services
Factory Mattress & BedroomsFurniture/mattresses10% off (not valid with any other offer or free gifts)730 Greenville Blvd, Greenville, NC(252)355-2626Shopping
Fast Park & RelaxWe are an off-site parking facility located conveniently near RDU airport off of Lumley/Westgate Road exit. Fast Park is offering the fastest and most professional airport parking in the Triangle area.We offer ALL covered parking for only $6.14 per day! (Compared to airport covered parking which ranges from $14 to 18). Enrollment is free and takes just seconds. This is a service you can use for business and/or leisure travel. If you go to our website to sign-up, you must use promo code 0944207. If you are an AAA member, present your card at exit and you can also get an additional 15% off. Click here to enroll!8820 Fast Park Dr, Raleigh, NC 27617(919)601-6555Pattie SasseTravel
Greenville JayceesNon-profit organization, charity, community service, civic/social organizationMembership dues will be discountedPO Box 258, Greenville, NCServices
Hearthside RentalsRental of apartments, duplexes, townhouses and houses$40.00 application fee waived if placing an application to rent3107-C South Evans St, Greenville, NC(252)355-2112Randy CoxServices
HertzHertz rents vehicles to fit all customer needs. Corporate travel as well as vacation. We pick customers up and take them back as well for FREE. We are not just at the airports any more! Additional 10% off the current lowest internet rates.321 East Arlington Blvd., Greenville, NC (252)756-4036EmailTravel
InTone FitnessFull service 24 hour gym - gym memberships, group fitness classes, tanning, Silver Sneakers programs and personal training.$15.99 monthly membership - A one time sign up fee and upfit fee does apply. Tanning special - $19.95 a month. No contacts, unlimited tanning.1848 W Arlington Blvd, Greenville, NC(252)752-0462Michael Vann
Athletics, Health & Fitness
Ironwood Golf and Country ClubA Lee Trevino signature golf course, voted Greenville's #1 Best Golf Course, home of ECU Men's & Women's Golf, complete practice facilities, fully stocked pro shop, beautiful club house, fine and casual dining, full schedule of member golf and social events, competition sized swimming pool including snack bar, lighted Har Tru tennis courts, 4 - 5 miles from Greenville's main landmarks such as East Carolina University, Downtown, Hospital and Airport. Join Ironwood Golf and Country Club with no initiation fee and the first month FREE. An additional monthly discount of $82.50 per month for a Full or Links golf membership and a discount of $25 per month for a social membership. Offer does not expire. Discount will be honored for the first two years of membership. 200 Golf Club Wynd, Greenville, NC(252)752-6659John LaMonica P.G.A. ProfessionalAthletics, Health & Fitness
Jet's PizzaPizza, calzones, subs, wings, salads, etc10% off take out420 E Arlington, Blvd, Suite C, Greenville, NC(269)720-5831Patricia MonroeDining and Food Services
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$38 single day theme park admission to Kings Dominion any operating day April through November. Ages 2 and under are FREE. Ticket is not valid for park buyouts and exclusive events. This offer is valid for ECU staff, faculty, students, and alumni.16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell, VA 23047(804)876-5000Travel
Lemongrass Restaurant5% discount on dining650 E Firetower Rd, Winterville, NC(252)758-7879Dining and Food Services
Marketplace Cafe & GallerySmall cafe that offers soups, wraps, sandwiches, iced tea, lemonade, bottled water, soda, photography and jewelry.10% off495 Second St, Ayden, NC(252)304-2600Kristy Gaskins or Gail StephensonDining and Food Services
Morgan PrintersOne stop shop for all your printing needs - letterhead, envelopes, business cards, forms, brochures, newsletters, posters, note cards, annual reports, programs, invitations, magazines, banners, yard signs, decals, koozies, water bottles, t-shirts, caps, etc10% off any banner, yard sign or t-shirts4120 Bayswater Road, Winterville, NC(252)355-5588Lydia MorganServices
PIP Printing and Marketing ServicesQuick printing and copy; graphic design; bulk mailing; scanning to archive online document management10% off services3185 Moseley Dr, Greenville, NC(252)355-1636Services
PNC BankBanking resourcesPerformance Virtual Wallet and Performance Checking account with no monthly service fee (must have payroll direct deposit to PNC account). Also qualify for a $150 sign on bonus if you open an account with payroll direct deposit and set up one or more bill pay.611 E Arlington Blvd, Greenville, NC(252)551-7826Dawn RaifordServices
PODSPortable on demand storage for all your moving needs10% discount off initial service - Code: PIRATE410 Staton Rd, Greenville, NC(252)378-5885
Pro Fitness 24-7 and Training24 hour, Elite Fitness, Lean Body Boot Camps, Sports Performance, Herbalife Smoothie Bar and Meal PlanningAccess as low as $14.99 per month and Lean Body Boot Camps as low as $9.99 per session. Anyone can get a FREE week to gym and training.1913 E Firetower Rd, Suite E, Greenville, NC(252)353-7624Roy HopkinsAthletics, Health & Fitness
Rose's GymnasticsGymnastics & tumbling instruction10% off any item in the pro shop1802 Old Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC(252)321-7264Services
The Spa at Merle NormanSpa facials, massage therapy, manicures, pedicures, body treatment & body waxing15% off the services mentioned for ECU employees only - offer excludes gift certificates, spa packages, cosmetic products608 E Arlington Blvd, Greenville, NC(252)756-8404Services
SpeeDee Oil Change & Auto ServiceAutomotive repair and preventative maintenance$10 off of any of our 17 point oil changes - co2040 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC(252)756-6214Tyler WaughServices
Sport ClipsPrecision haircuts for men and boys in an exciting sports environment. Our signature service, the MVP, provides a precision haircut followed by a hot steamed towel and massaging shampoo, and ends with a shoulder and neck treatment.$3 off MVP haircut530 SE Greenville Blvd, Suite B, Greenville, NC(252)931-0600Kristen PatitzServices
Sylvan Heights Bird ParkDiscover the fascinating world of birds with over 200 species of exotic ducks, geese, swans, parrots, pheasants, cranes, flamingos and more. View Eastern NC's native wildlife and wetlands. The newest exhibit, the Landing Zone, provides a unique experience for visitors to interact with free-flying birds as they feed them from a hand held seed stick. Picnic areas and playground on site.Additional $1 off admission price.500 Sylvan Heights Parkway, PO Drawer 368, Scotland Neck, NC 27874(252)826-3186Brent LubbockTravel
Waterford Place Apartment HomesUpper scale, gated apartment community, offering one, two and three bedroom apartments that features free water and sewer. Free cable in some units.Reduced deposits and fees (after approval) by 50%PO Box 30883, Greenville, NC(252)757-0079Services