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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Coming Events

Admitted Student Events: Tuesday's Tradition

Admitted students are invited to a special event featuring one of Elon's most honored traditions, College Coffee. 

Admitted Student Events: Rising Phoenix Weekend

Join us for a two-day event that will give you a sneak peek into life as an Elon student.

Admitted Student Events: Phoenix Friday / Maroon Monday

These special daylong events are offered exclusively for admitted students. Join us for a mock class, family programs, a campus tour, and lunch with a current student. 

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.

Accepted Student Programs on the Road - through April 6

All students accepted for Fall 2017 or Spring 2018 are invited to local programs hosted by Elon parents and alumni across the country in March and April.

Explore Elon - Spring Open House

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




School of Communications welcomes, interviews Fellows candidates

Seventy-five high school seniors interested in studying communications visited Elon University during Fellows Weekend, held March 3-4. Following a competitive selection process, 25 students will be named 2017 Communications Fellows.

Inside Higher Ed column touts value employers find in Elon's visual experiential transcript

A recent column appearing in the higher education news outlet points to the usefulness of the transcript to employers. 

Elon University named a top producer of Fulbright students

Elon is featured on the annual list of American master’s-level institutions whose graduates received Fulbright student awards for 2016-17. 

Elon University joins Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success

Elon becomes part of an effort by more than 100 colleges and universities to make higher education more accessible.

Black History Month programs at Elon

A lineup of events in February will honor African-American contributions to the campus and the world as Elon University celebrates Black History Month.

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