The National Leader in “Student Success”

Elon University is ranked #88 among the nation’s most prestigious comprehensive universities, with a #2 ranking for excellence in undergraduate teaching for the second straight year and a #10 ranking for Most Innovative National University.

For the sixth straight year, Elon is the leader in the “Focus on Student Success” feature – the only college or university ranked in the top-20 in all eight categories of high-impact academic programs.

  • #1 Learning Communities
  • #1 Study Abroad
  • #2 First-Year Experiences
  • #2 Senior Capstone
  • #2 Service Learning
  • #7 Internships/Co-ops
  • #10 Undergraduate Research/Creative Projects
  • #19 Writing in the Disciplines
#2
Undergraduate Teaching
#10
Most Innovative Universities

The nation’s #1 “Best-run College”

  • #1 Most Popular Study Abroad Program
  • #4 Best Career Services
  • #4 Most Beautiful Campus
  • #6 Best College Theater
  • #12 Best College Dorms
  • #14 Best College Newspaper
  • #17 Happiest Students
  • #19 Their Students Love These Colleges
  • #20 Students Most Engaged in Community Service
#1

in study abroad for 15 straight years

Institute of International Education

#30

Best-value private university

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

TOP20

for student engagement

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education