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/employee-discount-program
During Staff Appreciation Week 2022, we had a session on Pirate Perks. You can view the session here: 2022 Staff Appreciation Pirate Perks
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 Name||Service/Goods Provided||Discount Info||Location||Phone/Email||Contact||Category|
|A+ Employee Travel Perks||Exclusive discounts on all hotels, car rentals and entertainment around the world. Let us negotiate the very best deals and comparison price for you. Any hotel, any car, any ticket, anywhere, anytime.||Savings may exceed 50%, and will average 10-20% below market.||Customer Service numbers are available on website.||Travel|
|A-1 Auto Transport||Auto shipment/Licensed Home movers||Staff and faculty are able to receive high levels of care and accountability at a fraction of price + a 30% special discount with the coupon code: EDU30 on the invoice value. In order to redeem the code, they can email us with the discount code to email@example.com or call us at 800-452-2880. The discount will expire December 2023.||9032 Soquel Drive #200, Aptos, CA 95003||(800) 452-2880 / firstname.lastname@example.org||Joe Webster||Services|
|Apartment Advantage Group||Magnolia Trace Apartments, Paladin Apartments, and Bells Fork Crossings.||$100 off your rent throughout your entire lease.||N/A||(352) 397-5104||Kevin O'Connell||Rental|
|Avis||Rental company with options for car rental, hotels, tickets, amusement parks, and other attractions.||ECU employees can receive discounted rates by visiting the following sites and using the following codes:|
Employee can save up to 25% off base rates at Avis. Click on the link or call 800-331-1212 and use discount code AWD#: D134100.
Employee can save up to 25% off base rates at Budget. Click on the link or call 800-455-2848 and use discount code BCD#: Z408900.
Employee can save up to 25% off base rates at Hertz. Click on the link or call 800-654-2210 and use discount code CDP#: 1742729.
Employees can save 8% off select hotels at Hotels.com using the following link.
|Bastion||Bastion redefines luxury with our premium pens, watches and accessories. Expertly crafted for precision, performance, and style, we bring sophistication to your daily essentials!||CODE ECU30 - exclusive 30% OFF discount and FREE SHIPPING||450 Satellite Blvd NE C/D, Suwanee, GA 30024||(800) 897-9203||Navitsky||Shopping|
|Batteries Plus||Batteries for everything||10% 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) 353-8143||Shopping|
|Biltmore House||Biltmore 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) 851-4661||Travel|
|Brighton Park Apartments||Brighton Park Apartments is a traditional apartment living community. Our focus has been providing homes for liked minded professionals interested in networking through social mixers and community sponsored events. We offer 1- and 2-bedroom apartments with a new clubhouse, gym, saltwater pool, grilling pavilion, pet park, and coming soon walking trail.||$75.00 application fee|
$0.00 administrative fee w/ Pirate Perks ($400.00 savings)
|640 Brighton Park Drive, Greenville, NC||(252) 757-0100||Jacolyn Purhamus||Services|
|Brookdale Senior Living||Brookdale Senior Living is the largest provider of senior living communities in the United States. We have two locations in Greenville, 6 within 50 miles of Greenville, over 50 in NC and over 670 nationwide.||· 7.5% discount on senior living|
· 10% discount on in-home services
· Short-term stay discounts vary by community.
Our services include Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory care, as well as Skilled Nursing and supportive home care options such as Hospice, Outpatient Therapy and Home Health. If you or someone you love could benefit from the care of a Brookdale community, please visit http://brookdale.com/employee . The discount can be used by ECU faculty, staff, retirees and their spouses, in-laws, siblings and adult children. The discount is available at our Greenville locations all others nationwide.
*Applicable to all discounts: Residents under a Life Care Agreement are not eligible for the discounts. These discounts do not apply to any room, board, or services which are paid for all or in part by any state or federally funded program. Discounts are available to members and their family members, including spouse, adult children, siblings, parents, grandparents, and corresponding in-law or “step” adult children, siblings, parents, and grandparents through current spouse. Subject to availability. Further restrictions may apply.
The Senior Living discount is only applicable to new residents of a Brookdale independent living, assisted living, or memory care community admitting under an executed residency agreement. The Senior Living discount applies only to the monthly fee/basic service rate, excluding care costs and other fees and is calculated based on the initial monthly fee/basic service rate. The In-Home Services discount is only applicable to a new client of personal assistance services by a Brookdale agency under an executed service agreement. A Short-Term Stay discount is only applicable to new residents of a Brookdale assisted living or memory care community admitting under an executed respite agreement. The Short-Term Stay discount applies to the daily rate.
|2715 Dickinson Avenue||(404) 574-1442||Matt Tabor||Services|
|Budget Group, Inc.||Rental Car products and services.||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) 574-1445||Sandra Verbon||Travel|
|Candlewood Suites Hotel||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, business center, and available pet-friendly rooms.||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) 317-3201||Travel|
|Carolina Hurricanes||Hockey Tickets||We have our ECU Varsity Lineup program where we partner with universities throughout North Carolina and offer 5 Varsity Lineup Games throughout the season with discounted tickets and each ticket comes with a limited edition co-branded scarf! We have this program yearly and normally runs from late January to early April||Raleigh, NC||(919) 861-7190 ||Scott Morgan||Athletics|
|Carolina Mini Storage||Rental storage units and outside spaces for boats, cars, campers, etc.||10% off||3275 Landmark St, Greenville, NC||(252) 355-3000||Services|
|Chico's Mexican Restaurant||5% discount on entrees, dine-in only - not valid for daily specials||521 Cotanche St, Greenville, NC||(252) 757-1666||Dining and Food Services|
|Chirp Audiobooks||Discount audiobooks — up to 95% off — that you can purchase and own with no subscription or membership fees.||ECU employees can use the custom discount code ECUEMPLOYEE5 to get $5 towards their first audiobook on Chirp.||Sarah Aldrich||Shopping|
|Citizens Bank||Citizens Bank is one of the oldest and largest banks in the country. We provide all banking services including mortgage loans, student loans, certificates of deposits, investment options, checking accounts, savings accounts, and many more. I specialize in mortgage loans and am looking to have a relationship with ECU and provide mortgage discounts to all the faculty and staff of the university.||Discount of $1,000 off of mortgage transaction closing costs. In addition we provide a discount of 0.125% off the interest rate if autopay for the mortgage is done via a Citizens checking account. This applies to all purchase and refinance transactions for primary homes, vacation homes, and investment properties.||437 Madison Avenue, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10022||(646) 750-3053||Chirag Mody||Services|
|Coastal Photography||Family portraits and commercial photography||15% off||740 Greenville Blvd SE, Suite 400-158, Greenville, NC||Elbert Kennard||Services|
|Dixon Law Group, PLLC||Law office offering Wills and estate planning, incorporation and business creation, uncontested separation and divorce, misdemeanor criminal defense, probate and estate administration.||10% discount on all legal fees.|
Court costs and filing fees excluded.
|110 East Arlington Blvd, Greenville, NC||(252) 355-8100||Charlotte Proctor||Services|
|NeonSigns.com||Neonsigns.com provides the highest quality custom neon light products and true wholesale solutions at the best prices. We specialize in custom neon signs for event producers, designers, brands, and consumers.||We offer free design, free shipping, and 2 years guarantee. With promo code “ECU10SAVE” at checkout, you will receive an extra 10% off on all products when shopping online at https://www.neonsigns.com/|
Please use the email with the suffix @ecu.edu to contact us.
|20829 Valley Blvd. Walnut, CA 91789||(866) 573-4920||Ice Wan||Shopping|
|Enterprise Rent-A-Car||Rental vehicles||Will honor corporate rates for rentals (no expiration date); offer good at all Greenville locations, including the airport. Must show your 1card.||3125 S. Memorial Dr, Suite B, Greenville, NC||(252) 355-0602||Travel|
|Escape Nails and Spa||First 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 apply||1913 E Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC||(252) 215-9220||Services|
|Factory Mattress & Bedrooms||Furniture/mattresses||10% off (not valid with any other offer or free gifts)||730 Greenville Blvd, Greenville, NC||(252) 355-2626||Shopping|
|Fast Park & Relax||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.||ALL COVERED AIRPORT PARKING|
- Fast and Safe Shuttle Service From Car-to-Terminal
- Complimentary Luggage Assistance
- Express Entrance and Exit
- Emergency Car Services
- Open 24 Hours, Reservations Available
- Outdoor-Rated GFIs
Earn rewards points for free parking (8 Points =
1 Free Day, 20 Points = 3 Free Days, 40 Points = 1 Free Week)
This is a service you can use for business and/or leisure travel. Click here to enroll and get your discounted rate!
|8820 Fast Park Dr, Raleigh, NC 27617||(407) 619-3301||Tammy Moy||Travel|
|Fleet Feet||Sporting Goods Store||10% off for employees (10% discount to full price items, and cannot be combined with any other coupons. Some exclusion may apply.)||709 Greenville Blvd, Suite 104, Greenville, NC 27858||(252) 353-3338||Taylor Gosset||Apparel|
|Germinator of Eastern NC||Germinator provides proven, next level protection against harmful germs. We safely kill viruses "Covid-19 ", bacteria, and other contaminants. This allows for a more livable, touchable Germinator Safe Zone.||50% off for employees||1503 Huntmaster Ct., Ayden, NC 28513||(252) 414-9001||Eric Hazelton||Services|
|Grande Cosmetics||A cult favorite beauty brand with breakthrough, salon-service inspired DIY formulas that empower women to embrace their own natural features. With a product line inspired by transformations of all kinds & over 90 industry award wins, we’re on a mission to encourage everyone to live large & embrace their most authentic selves. Specifically, we specialize in powerful serums & skincare-infused cosmetics that give you bigger, bolder looking lashes, lips, brows, & hair.||Save 15% off our entire inventory of our website. Verify employment here: https://grandecosmetics.com/pages/id-me||180 S Broadway Ste 102, White Plains, NY 10605||(877) 855-3010||Christie Porter||Shopping|
|Greenville Jaycees||Non-profit organization, charity, community service, civic/social organization||Membership dues will be discounted||PO Box 258, Greenville, NC||Services|
|Hearthside Rentals||Rental of apartments, duplexes, townhouses and houses||$40.00 application fee waived if placing an application to rent||3107-C South Evans St, Greenville, NC||(252) 355-2112||Randy Cox||Services|
|Hertz||Vehicle rentals of all sizes. We pick customers up and take them back as well for FREE. We are not just at the airports any more!||Up to an additional 10% off the current lowest internet rates||321 East Arlington Blvd., Greenville, NC||(252) 756-4036||Travel|
|InTone Fitness||Full 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) 752-0462||Michael Vann||Athletics, Health & Fitness|
|Jet's Pizza||Pizza, calzones, subs, wings, salads, etc||10% off take out||420 E Arlington, Blvd, Suite C, Greenville, NC||(269) 720-5831||Patricia Monroe||Dining and Food Services|
|JobTest||Online Career Test||When you sign up today using the code SCHOOLSPIRIT15, you'll enjoy a 15% discount on all of our packages. Say goodbye to uncertainty about what lies ahead. Take control, and let us guide you toward a future that aligns with your ambitions.||JobTest||(330) 321-5241||Mary Ann Lazar||Services|
|Kings Dominion||Username: KDECU|
|$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) 876-5000||Travel|
|Lawnstarter Pest Control||Lawn/Yard Maintenance||Our offer is $20 off on the first service. Also, your team can choose from 50+ residential outdoor services such as lawn maintenance, pressure washing, tree trimming, etc.||Austin, TX||(321) 695-5638||Larry Wharton||Services|
|Learner||Online tutoring for any subject or test prep||Members of the academic community who join Learner today and sign up with their ecu.edu email address can enjoy a 15% discount on the cost of their tutoring sessions.||Learner||(330) 321-5241||Mary Ann Lazar||Services|
|Lemongrass Restaurant||Thai Food||5% discount on dining||650 E Firetower Rd, Winterville, NC||(252) 758-7879||Dining and Food Services|
|Marketplace Cafe & Gallery||Small cafe that offers soups, wraps, sandwiches, iced tea, lemonade, bottled water, soda, photography and jewelry.||10% off||495 Second St, Ayden, NC||(252) 304-2600||Kristy Gaskins or Gail Stephenson||Dining and Food Services|
|Morgan Printers||One 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, etc||10% off any banner, yard sign or t-shirts||4120 Bayswater Road, Winterville, NC||(252) 355-5588||Lydia Morgan||Services|
|Notary Service||The service of a notary public is called for by various business and legal documents. A notary public acknowledges, verifies, and proves signatures and administers oaths and affirmations.||Free||Joyner Library||(252) 328-2268||Services|
|PIP Printing and Marketing Services||Quick printing and copy; graphic design; bulk mailing; scanning to archive online document management||10% off services||3185 Moseley Dr, Greenville, NC||(252) 355-1636||Services|
|PNC Bank||Banking resources||Performance 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) 551-7826||Dawn Raiford||Services|
|PODS||Portable on demand storage for all your moving needs||10% discount off initial service - Code: PIRATE||410 Staton Rd, Greenville, NC||(252) 378-5885|
|Price4 Limo||Price4Limo is a ground transportation provider for limousine, party bus and charter bus services which are commonly used for weddings, birthdays, sporting events and more. Our service is available 24/7 365 days for your transportation needs. We have been in business for over 12 years and strive to provide excellent service and leave customers with a great experience. Our fleet of over 100+ vehicles in North Carolina is ready to assist.||We would like to offer a $100 off coupon for any new rentals from faculty or students at ECU. |
Our redemption process would be as follows: We have made it so the page https://www.price4limo.com/locations/north-carolina/charter-bus-greenville/ here will accept the promo code ECU100 for the 100 off discount.
|990 Stinson Way #201, West Palm Beach, Florida, 33411 (Corporate HQ)||(855) 458-7002||Travis Salat||Services/Travel|
|Pro Fitness 24-7 and Training||24 hour, Elite Fitness, Lean Body Boot Camps, Sports Performance, Herbalife Smoothie Bar and Meal Planning||Access 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) 353-7624||Roy Hopkins||Athletics, Health & Fitness|
|Provident Funding||Mortgage Benefit Program||ECU employees will receive a closing cost discount (up to $5,000) when they choose Provident Funding on their next mortgage and use the discount code: M09AL2906. Also, your employees can view live rates, marketing material, and apply online via your landing page||(800) 467-9392||Michael Olson||Services|
|Regency Shop||Leading supplier of Chesterfield sofa, loveseat and chair. We source our furniture from around the globe to offer you the highest quality products at the most affordable prices. We ensure that the our manufacturers only meet or exceed our high quality standards. only the best manufacturers and spend a lot of time and resources finding manufacturers that meet or exceed quality standards.||20% Discount Code: EDU20OFF||4665 W 44th St A110, Kentwood, MI 49512||Mary G Bye||Shopping|
|Rose's Gymnastics||Gymnastics & tumbling instruction||10% off any item in the pro shop||1802 Old Firetower Rd, Greenville, NC||(252) 321-7264||Services|
|The Spa at Merle Norman||Spa facials, massage therapy, manicures, pedicures, body treatment & body waxing||15% off the services mentioned for ECU employees only - offer excludes gift certificates, spa packages, cosmetic products||608 E Arlington Blvd, Greenville, NC||(252) 756-8404||Services|
|Sport Clips||Precision 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 haircut||530 SE Greenville Blvd, Suite B, Greenville, NC||(252) 931-0600||Kristen Patitz||Services|
|Thrive||Personalized online nutrition coach and registered dietician.||We know it can be hard to maintain healthy eating habits. That’s why we’re giving 15% off of personalized nutrition coaching when you sign up with a ecu.edu email address. Between classes, extracurriculars, and your social life, your schedule is already busy enough. Talk to one of our registered dietitians today and let them help with everything on your plate!||Thrive||(330) 321-5241||Mary Ann Lazar||Services|
|Sylvan Heights Bird Park||Discover 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) 826-3186||Brent Lubbock||Travel|
|StubZero||We are a no fee online entertainment tickets service with over 100,000 Concert, Theater, Broadway and Sports tickets.||Save 10% and pay zero service fees on 100,000 Concerts, Theater, Broadway and Sporting Events at StubZero.com. . Use promo code EDU10 at checkout to receive discount.||309 Wagner Ave, Butler, PA 16001||(844) 425-1061||Sherry Truby||Services|
|US Cellular||Phone Service Provider||20% off for employees||Services|
|Voodoo Neon||Custom neon signs and art pieces||10% discount code just for East Carolina University Staff Senate students, alumni, members, employees. Use Code: ECU10||(385) 316-1631||Shopping|
|Walcraft Cabinetry||National supplier of high-quality affordable ready-to-assemble cabinets and assembled kitchen cabinets.||Receive 20% off of your order, nationwide delivery, free kitchen design assistance, and free samples when you use the discount code UDC20 at the time of purchase. University ID will be required to finalize the purchase.||256 Buena Vista St #200, Grass Valley, CA 95945||(541) 261-3683||Mikaela Pellerano, Marketing Director||Shopping|
|Waterford Place Apartment Homes||Upper 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) 757-0079||Services|
|Wholesale Cabinets||Cabinetry||30% discount off our list price for all faculty and staff!*|
Free nationwide shipping on orders over $2,400
Free design services
Fully refundable door sample
*Our only ask is that proof of employment is provided before checkout.
|4527 Arnold Ave, Naples, FL||(844) 777-1337||Nicolas Langsten||Shopping|