Election Night Watch Event – Nov. 8

Join us in the Global Commons Great Hall at 7 p.m.

Presidential Debate Watch Event – Oct. 19

Join us at Danieley Center’s Daniel Commons at 9 p.m.


ELON POLL: Trump and Clinton virtually tied in NC with racial and gender gaps among likely voters

The survey of registered voters in North Carolina was conducted by the Elon University Poll from Sept. 12 through Sept. 16. 

N.C. voters oppose HB2, razor-thin margins in governor, U.S. Senate races

The survey of registered voters in North Carolina was conducted Sept. 12-16, 2016. 

Elon Poll featured in news report on first-time voters

The segment aired Thursday, Sept. 15, on WFMY News2. 

USA Today and College Factual recognize several Elon academic programs among the nation’s best in 2017 college ranking

Elon University earns 33 badges for excellence in rankings based on the outcomes of a college education. The rankings were published Sept. 8 by USA Today and College Factual.


With Elon Poll, students can play a role in 'one of the most exciting elections' of their lives

Student workers are now being recruited for The Elon University Poll, which will conduct three surveys this fall before Election Day in November. 

Presidential Debate Watch Event – Oct. 9

Join us at 9 p.m. in the Moseley Center First Floor

Elon University Poll

Currently supervised by assistant professor Kenneth Fernandez, the Elon University Poll immerses students in current events by holding frequent regional and statewide public opinion surveys on issues of importance to North Carolinians and other southern states.

Center for Public Affairs

Directed by professor Betty Morgan, the Center for Public Affairs works to develop research, training and other practical assistance for organizations and communities searching for solution to difficult problems.

National Campaign for Political and Civic Engagement

Directed by associate professor Sharon Spray, the National Campaign for Political & Civic Engagement is a non-partisan group that fosters political awareness and civic engagement among students.