Get involved

  • Located in the Koury Business Center, the William Garrard Reed Finance Center is a state-of-the-art finance research lab. Through hands-on experience in the center, you will learn about financial markets, financial analysis and financial decision-making using the latest information technology and software programs, including WRDS, Bloomberg and FactSet. The center also sponsors professional development events, such as Wall Street Prep, mock super days and ARGUS Enterprise training.
  • The Department of Finance sponsors up to five Love School of Business students each academic year for CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) scholarships. The CFA charter is the designation of excellence in the investment community.
  • A select group of Love School of Business students participate annually in the CFA Institute Research Challenge, a global competition focused on financial analysis.
  • Join Elon’s chapter of the Financial Management Association International, a world-wide organization of finance academicians and professionals. Elon’s chapter focuses on identifying and pursuing career paths and opportunities, while developing meaningful relationships in industry.
  • Meet with alumni and prominent women in finance through opportunities organized by the student-led Women in Finance organization.
  • Gain in-depth training through Envestnet, an eLearning program with content from leaders in the financial services industry. Envestnet provides a certification opportunity for students with an interest in the wealth management industry and is funded 100% through an Envestnet scholarship. Completing the certification will help you gain foundational knowledge for getting started in the industry and enhance opportunities for future employment. For more information, please contact Dr. Chris Harris.