The Elon DPT Student Experience

As a student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Elon University, you will have opportunities to get involved in the community, experience global education experiences and gain plenty of hands on experience. Elon is a tight-knit community where students develop strong relationships with their peers and faculty mentors. Learn about all the experiences you will have as an Elon DPT student. Enjoy the beautiful region of Elon, North Carolina.

Elon DPT students at the HOPE Clinic

Community Engagement

For Elon DPT students, the desire to improve the lives of others and help the greater community extends beyond the required curriculum. Service and learning community outreach are longtime hallmarks of the Elon DPT program.

Learn more about Elon DPT signature community outreach

Elon DPT students in Peru on a global education trip

Global Learning Opportunities

The Elon DPT program is committed to educating students who become informed leaders and compassionate, reflective global citizens. As part of that committment, Elon’s Global Learning Opportunities (GLO) program provides opportunities to study, explore and practice in a culture that is different from the students’ own. Funding support is available and students can work with the GLO program coordinator to explore locations of interest.

Where will you GLO?

Elon DPT student SIG dance group

Student Interest Groups

map showing Elon North Carolina for the Elon DPT program location

Living in Elon, North Carolina

Elon is a small town in the piedmont of North Carolina.

Learn more about Elon, North Carolina.