Find Your Passion

Elon changes how you see the world and will prepare you to be an informed global citizen. You will shape the course of your studies and learn through immersive experiences.

 

Explore Your World

Elon offers 100+ study abroad programs and 72 percent of graduates study abroad at least once before graduation. It's not a matter of "if," but "when..."

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Faculty Mentors

No matter what your major, you’ll have the opportunity to partner with professors and take on work typically found at the graduate level. Students consistently cite faculty as the most valued part of their Elon experience.

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Successful Grads

More than ninety percent of recent graduates worked with the Elon Student Professional Development Center to plan and achieve professional goals. Alumni report Elon prepared them for success and leadership.

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Serious Competition

Elon’s 17 Phoenix teams compete in the NCAA Division I and go head-to-head against schools such as William & Mary, James Madison and Hofstra in the Colonial Athletic Association.

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Get Involved

There's so much to do. Whether it’s Saturday night movies on the lawn, a panel discussion on entrepreneurship or an a cappella sing-off, Elon’s 620-acre campus is always abuzz with activity.

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Admissions

Coming Events

Elon is coming to a city near you this fall

This program is designed for students and families at any stage in the college search process.

Virginia Novine Whittaker and Matthew Buckmaster present at JazzIt Festival in Montegrosso, Italy

Their presentation included an overview of Undergraduate Music programs in the U.S., suggestions for international students who are interested in auditioning for college-level music programs and examples of careers opportunities with an undergraduate music degree. 

Game Day - Sept. 8

Game Day offers prospective students and their families an overview of Elon, the admissions process and our unprecedented commitment to diversity, inclusion and global engagement. 

Admitted Transfer Student Event - April 27

Admitted transfer students are invited to a one-day event on Friday, April 27, featuring an information fair and campus tour.

July-August: Summer Welcome Events for the Class of 2020

Hosted by Elon families, summer welcome events are intended for incoming students and their parents to meet other members of Elon's Class of 2020 as well as current families and staff.

Fall Open House - Oct. 27

No matter where you are in the college search process, Open House provides a broad overview of the university's nationally recognized academic and student life programs.

News

Elon University Guides app offers valuable information for Orientation, other major campus events

Find out more information and download instructions for the app, which will support New Student Orientation and other events throughout the year.

Elon prepares to welcome Class of 2022 on Aug. 24

Elon’s newest students will arrive on campus on Aug. 24. Here’s what they have to look forward to, along with resources to help ensure a smooth transition into life and learning at Elon. 

Elon earns top national marks in study abroad, career services and more in 2019 Princeton Review college guide

“The Best 384 Colleges” guide ranks Elon University as the #2 “best-run” college in the country.

 

2019 Fiske Guide to Colleges highlights Elon’s active, experiential learning

The annual college guide features about 300 of the nation’s “best and most interesting” universities.

 

Elon stars shine bright during 2018 Tony Awards 

Three Elon alumni and a member of the Class of 2022 took to the stage during the annual celebration of Broadway theatre.

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