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

Summer Welcome Events for the Class of 2019
Hosted by Elon families, summer welcome events are intended for both incoming students and parents to meet their classmates as well as current families and staff.


First-year Summer Experiences: Chapter One - A Creative Writing Workshop, July 5-10

Spend nearly a week at Elon and in the mountains of North Carolina and Virgina as you find inspiration for your work.

First-year Summer Experiences: Innovation - Aug. 1-5
During this five-day program in Los Angeles, students will look at the ingredients to innovation that will serve them well in their college careers.


First-year Summer Experiences: Adventures in Leadership - July 5-10, July 12-17
Adventures in Leadership is an outdoor experience offered jointly by Campus Recreation and the Center for Leadership



Elon listed in 'Top 60 Private Schools Jews Choose'

The inaugural issue of Hillel College Guide lists Elon University among the most frequently attended schools by Jewish students based on the total number of enrolled undergraduates.

Elon awards first Alamance Community College Scholarship

The award is offered to students who intend to transfer to the university.

School of Communications places in Top 20 in Hearst competition

Journalism students paced Elon in a prestigious national contest open to college students from more than 100 schools accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications. 

Meir Goldstein named associate chaplain for Jewish Life

A rabbi with an accomplished history of leading Jewish communities, Goldstein comes to Elon University from the Pardes Jewish Day School in Phoenix.

A twist of fortune for Elon a cappella

What happens when your original arrangement of an already popular song "breaks the Internet?" Tyler Meacham, president of Twisted Measure, shares the story of a viral marketing campaign in late May that earned the Elon University a cappella group national attention.

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