It's not too late to apply for Elon's Short-Term Programs!  

Winter Term 2018 Study Abroad & Study USA programs and Fall 2017 travel-embedded courses are now open for rolling admission on a space-available basis.

Apply for a Study Abroad program by Aug. 31 or a Study USA program by Sept 14. on MyElonGlobal!


Spring 2018 Study Abroad and Study USA programs available soon!

Applications for the Priority Period open April 4, 2017 and close 11:59 p.m. on May 4, 2017.

Visit MyElonGlobal for more information about the programs.




The GEC Annual Photo Contest is back!

Submit your photos by April 23 for a chance to win a $350 airline voucher or gift card to local businesses!

Visit the Global Photo Contest page for full contest rules and submission guidelines.


Study in the Big Apple with Elon in New York City this SPRING!

Elon in NYC has added a spring program for 2018! Applications open April 4.

Earn a Core Capstone Seminar: Living in the Global Community in the summer, or study at Maymount Manhattan College in the spring with Elon in NYC!


Photo: Nic Nelson '17, Elon in NYC summer 2016



Study and intern in our nation's capital with The Washington Center!

Earn internship credit in fields such as business, communications, public policy, and international affairs. Also, attend weekly lectures and seminars with top executive officials! 

Fall 2017 applications EXTENDED to April 27! Spring 2018 applications open April 4!


Study Abroad

Elon in Los Angeles Programs

Elon in LA has been operating for 10 years and provides an excellent opportunity for Elon students to experience the entertainment capital of the world through an internship and class(es). Participation in a Study USA program of 6 credits or more (class plus internship) will fulfill 2 ELR. 

All courses are supplemented with master classes from Elon alumni and industry professionals. Elon in LA students have regularly scheduled activities such as, film screenings, behind-the-scenes tours of productions in progress, and mentoring interactions with Elon alumni working and living in Los Angeles. Students are housed in a fully furnished, full-service, secure corporate apartment complex in Burbank-within walking distance of Warner Brothers Studios.

Elon students have interned in a variety of industries and Los Angeles has something to offer students of every major.  Past internship sites have included: NBCUniversal, McDonald Selznck Associates, Fox Sports 1, Red Light PR, Ellen DeGeneres Show, Shameless Jewelry, Debbie Allen Dance Academy, Hopeless Records, Paramount Pictures, VH1 Music Talent, Platform Media Group.



The summer program runs for 9 weeks. During the summer, students will have class on Mondays and may intern Tuesday-Friday. 

The courses offering in the summer include:

  • COM 383-US Entertainment Production (4)
  • COM 379-US Entertainment Public Relations (4)
  • SEM 427-US  Sport and Event Management (4)
  • DAN 320-US Dance & The Camera (4)
  • MUS 273-US Monetizing Music in Hollywood (4)
  • The internship course, (BUS 381 or COM 381 or CAS 381), fulfills the 2 credit internship requirement and 1 ELR.



The spring program runs for the full spring semester. In the spring, students take 3-4 classes on Monday and Tuesday and intern around their class schedule. 

The courses offered for spring semester include:

  • COM 400-LA Media Law and Ethics (4)
  • COM 383-LA Entertainment Production (4)
  • COM 316-LA Writing for Television and Cinema (4)
  • ARH 375-LA Contemporary Art in LA (4)
  • COM 381-LA- LA Internship (2)