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AYLA Summer Program 2014

The Alamance Youth Leadership Academy welcomed 84 talented students from 10 area middle schools as part of a four-day program held June 15-18, 2014, on the university's campus.Click here to learn more!


The CFL is excited to meet the new class of Fellows! 

The Center for Leadership is excited that the Class of 2018 Leadership Fellows will be on campus soon! We are looking forward to meeting you all and being a part of your leadership journey at Elon University! Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have questions or concerns. Office Phone: 336-378-5323


Leadership students win the Triple Impact Challenge!

Kate Sims '16 and Laura Orr '16, two Leadership Fellows, along with Patrick McLaughlin '16 won the Triple Impact Challenge. Their idea was Ace Timing Race Management, a service to support race organizers. Click here to learn more!


Discover Leadership on the Challenge Course

The Challenge Course offers a variety low ropes courses and high ropes courses to Elon 101 classes, Greek organizations, club sports teams, new organizational members, student organizations, and off-campus groups. Interested in overcoming obstacles, building leadership skills, and challenging yourself and others?  The Challenge Course will take your organization to new heights.

Join the LEAD Program!

Are you interested in developing your potential as a leader? Consider joining the LEAD Program! The LEAD Program is a three tier self-paced program that helps student to learn about their leadership style, learn how to lead a diverse group of people, and how to apply their knowledge in the greater community. Click Here to learn more!

Featured Program of the Month: AIL

This summer Adventures in Leadership (AIL) will be taking incoming first-year students to West Virginia to go white-water rafting, climbing, hiking, and camping. This is a great opportunity for students to build relationships and learn about themselves as leaders. Click here to learn more. 



Our Purpose

Elon students will graduate with a greater leadership self-efficacy, the desire and ability to work collaboratively within diverse communities of people, as well as have the confidence and competence to put innovative ideas into action for positive change.

News and Events

Adventures in Leadership visits West Virginia

Adventures in Leadership, a First-Year Summer Experience, took 55 incoming students to the New River Gorge in West Virginia for whitewater rafting and leadership development.

Discovery program connects new students to Elon and each other

The first-year summer experience program offered by the Office of New Student and Transition Programs familiarizes incoming students with Elon's campus and helps them develop outdoor and team-building skills before classes begin in the fall.

Middle school students develop leadership skills at Elon

The Alamance Youth Leadership Academy welcomed talented students from 10 area middle schools as part of a four-day program held June 15-18, 2014, on the university's campus.

Six seniors receive Fulbright awards

The Class of 2014 is sending more scholars overseas next year with Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grants than any previous class in Elon University history.

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