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

Register for Rising Phoenix Weekends - Elon's Orientation - March 11-12 and April 22-23

Students who have paid their enrollment deposit may attend these two-day orientation events.

Events for admitted students - Feb. 15, April 15 and April 29

If you've been admitted to Elon, we invite you to spend a day on campus, and see what it's like to be an Elon student.

News

Forging identities through hip hop

As Miles Williams ‘15 co-captained the Elon Phoenix football team over the past year, he was also conducting undergraduate research just a few miles away on the way hip hop music might help African-American children develop self-confidence and a sense of self.

Leadership Fellows journey to Deep South to learn civil rights history

Visits to Birmingham, Selma and Atlanta culminated with Elon students meeting Martin Luther King III, the oldest son of the slain civil rights leader, and King III's wife, Arndrea Waters King.

Ann Bullock named dean of Elon's School of Education

The associate professor of education from East Carolina University will oversee an Elon school with 22 full-time faculty members and five full-time faculty members from Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences, who work with teacher education programs.

Special College Coffee to honor Elon trailblazers - Feb. 23

Glenda Phillips Hightower, the first African-American to enroll as a full-time Elon student, and Eugene Perry '69, the first African-American to receive an Elon degree, will have formal portraits unveiled during a McKinnon Hall event.

Black History Month programs at Elon

More than a dozen 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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