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

Register for Rising Phoenix Weekend - Elon's Orientation

Students who have paid their enrollment deposit may attend the April 24-25 event.

Explore Elon - April 11

No matter where you are in the college search process, Elon invites you to campus for this spring open house. A special session is offered for transfer students.

Where You bELONg: Events for admitted students March 17-April 27
If you've been admitted to Elon, we invite you to attend a special event in a city near you.


Events for admitted students - April 13 and April 17

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.


Students and faculty participate in physics conference

Elon Lumen Scholar Helen Meskhidze '16 and Associate Professor Anthony Crider each presented at a regional meeting of the American Association of Physics Teachers at Wake Forest University from March 27-28.

Lumen Scholar sheds light on impacts of microfinance

Research by Elon University senior Kate Smith-Lin finds that citizens of Indonesia don’t necessarily save more money after a bank opens in rural areas, but they do change the way they save, making it easier to protect their families in times of crisis.

Student-produced video promotes Everlast's 'Greatness is Within' campaign

Elon University students and alumni came together to create a minute-long commercial for the American sporting goods brand, which the company promoted and praised on its Facebook page on March 16.

Elon students participate in 50th anniversary of Selma's 'Bloody Sunday'

Students in the spring semester course "Disarming Injustice: Nonviolence and the Civil Rights Movement" traveled with their professor to Alabama as they remembered a violent episode in American history.

School of Communications welcomes Fellows candidates to campus

Seventy-four high school seniors interested in studying communications visited Elon University during Fellows Weekend from March 6-7, 2015. Following a competitive selection progress, 25 students will be named 2015 Communications Fellows. 

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