Located just east of Raleigh, Greenville is a thriving and welcoming city. Greenville is home to approximately 92,000 people, and many more people visit Greenville throughout the various seasons. Many college students arrive in Greenville excited and prepared to attend the state’s 3rd largest university, East Carolina University. Greenville also offers interesting dining options, nightlife entertainment venues, outdoor recreational locations, retail shops, cultural events, parks, and so much more. The coast of North Carolina is about 1.5 hours away and provides a lovely place to enjoy the beaches, the coastal activities, and some beautiful views of the Atlantic Ocean.