General Acronym Listing by Letter

EA Early Action
  other notes: a non-binding admissions option
EAC Engineering Accreditation Commission
  other notes: part of ABET
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EAP Employee Assistance Program
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EBC Employee Benefits Center
EBI Educational Benchmarking, Inc.
  other notes: WPI contracts with EBI to provide exit surveys
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ECAC Eastern College Athletic Conference
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ECE Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
  other notes: academic department
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EDC Educational Development Council
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EDGE Encouraging Development of Global Entrepreneurs
  other notes: A book authored by Christopher Pratt, Director of the CDC
EFC Expected Family Contribution
EIC Editor In Chief
  other notes: Written as EiC. Refers to the Editor in Chief of Tech News.
EIT Engineer In Training
EM Enrollment Management
  other notes: uncommon as an acronym
EMS Emergency Medical Services
  pronunciation: WPI EMS
  other notes: part of Campus Police
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EMSEP Excellence in Math Science and Engineering Program
  pronunciation: 'm-sep'
  other notes: summer program run by MAO
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EO Events Office
  other notes: uncommon as an acronym
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EOS Environmental and Occupational Safety Office
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EPAF Electronic Personnel Action Forms
  other notes: implemented at the beginning of the 2009-2010 academic year
EPICS Engineering Projects In Community Services
  pronunciation: 'epics'
  Web address:
EPL Economics, Policy, and Law research group
  other notes: a WPI research group consisting of WPI faculty members as well as contributors from academia and industry
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EPP Emergency Preparedness Plan
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ERP Enterprise Resource Planning
  other notes: used in reference to Banner
ERT Emergency Response Team
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ESL English as a Second Language
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ETD Electronic Theses and Dissertations
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EUP Epsilon Upsilon Pi
  Greek letters: ΕΥΠ
  pronunciation: 'E-U-Pi'
  other notes: management honor society
EWB Engineers Without Borders
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