A private liberal arts school, Eckerd College is located in St. Petersburg, FL, overlooking the Boca Ciega Bay. Eckerd College is rated as having a “selective” admissions program and maintains an affiliation with the Presbyterian Church.The “Eat Local” initiative and Yellow Community Bike Program contribute to Eckerd College being listed among the top “Green Colleges” by The Princeton Review. It is one of the youngest colleges to receive a Phi Beta Kappa chapter.
eckerd college is like no other college you'll find, often times referred to as camp eckerd. located on the waterfront, this very small college focuses largely on protecting environmental and marine habitats. eckerd provides amazing people, programs, and opportunities you won't find at most other institutions.
Mattie from St. Petersburg, FL
Eckerd is home. Unlike any other school I feel comfortable as myself. No other school would help create me the way Eckerd College has.