We’re excited you are looking at Elon University as you explore college options. At Elon, we believe the best way to learn is incorporating voices from all walks of life. That is why Elon has made increasing the number of international students on campus a priority in our strategic plan, Boldly Elon. Your voice matters! So, whether you are arriving to the U.S. on a student visa, are a Third Culture Kid, hold multiple passports, or are an international student already living in the U.S. – you are welcome here. We encourage you to explore the website and learn about the countless opportunities that await you at Elon.

Información sobre Elon

International Brochure

Counselor Connect

Need advice? Have a question about your next steps to Elon? Or, just want to touch base? Sign up for a virtual session with one of our international admissions counselors.

Register to schedule a conversation with an international admissions counselor

Admissions Requirements

The international admissions team processes application for the following students:

  • Non-U.S. citizens
  • Dual citizens
  • U.S. permanent residents (green card holders)
  • U.S. citizens who attend school outside of the United States
  • International transfer students
  • Exchange students

Application Deadlines

  • Early Decision


    Notification Date:
    December 1

    Enrollment Deposit Date:
    January 10 (non-refundable)

  • Early Action


    Notification Date:
    December 20

    Enrollment Deposit Date:
    May 1

  • Regular Deadline


    Notification Date:
    March 20

    Enrollment Deposit Date:
    May 1

Meet Your Admissions Counselors

Elon’s International Admissions counselors Patty O’Brien and Angelica Collazo Martinez would love to hear from you. Contact them with questions, comments and to learn more about the international admissions process.

Where do Elon students come from?

Students from all over the world enroll at Elon University. In fact, Elon currently enrolls students from over 50 countries.

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • China
  • Costa Rica
  • Czech Republic
  • Ecuador
  • France
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Greece
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Mexico
  • Nepal
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Panama
  • Philippines
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syria
  • Thailand
  • Trinidad Tobago
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam

Visit Campus

We’d love for you to visit our beautiful campus in North Carolina. Sessions are limited for your health and safety. Register for your visit here for future visits. Once you register, let Patty and Angelica know when you’ll be on campus – they’d love to meet you!

Can’t get to campus for a visit? No problem. We offer a virtual tour of campus, so you can experience all that Elon has to offer.