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Elmhurst Hits Top 10 in U.S. News Rankings

The College climbs three notches as a Best Value School in U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Colleges rankings.

What to Do With Difference?

Equal Rights vs. Religious Principles

In the Chronicle of Higher Education, President Ray examines how religiously based colleges handle challenges to their principles.

The Cost of a Diploma

A College of Values and Value

Elmhurst scores high in a new study by Money magazine of the real-world value of 1,500 colleges and universities.


Jazz Band to Record Live Album

The award-winning Elmhurst College Jazz Band will record its first live album during two free performances in June.

Students Shine at Research and Performance Showcase

The College’s annual celebration of scholarly work helps students hone their presentation skills and spotlight their passions.

A New Beech for the College’s Arboretum Honors a Founding Vision

The newest addition to Elmhurst College’s campus arboretum is a salute to the vision of the arboretum’s founders.

Information Session on Graduate Programs to Be Held July 14

The School for Professional Studies at Elmhurst College will host a free information session on graduate programs on Tuesday, July 14.

Diverse Paths to the Health Professions

Members of the Class of 2015 have found support and success as they pursue professional school in health-related fields.

College to Host Haymarket Center's Institute on Addictions

Elmhurst students, faculty and staff may attend the June 8-10 conference at a discounted rate.

Speaking of Science

Recent graduate Chelsea Karson has presented the results of her biology research at national conferences in Kentucky, Colorado and Washington.

Three Students Receive Elmhurst College Achievement Awards

Elmhurst College announced the recipients of the Founders Award and the Senior of the Year Award, two of the College’s top honors.

Commencement Relocated to R.A. Faganel Hall

Due to poor ground and weather conditions, today’s Commencement ceremony will take place indoors, at Faganel Hall on campus.

Jazz Trumpeter Bobby Shew to Perform at Commencement Concert

The Elmhurst College Jazz Band will accompany Shew at a concert in the acclaimed musician's honor on May 29.

Elmhurst French Professor Wins Essay Contest

The Consulate General of France honored Rebecca Leal for her essay about teaching a study-abroad class in Paris during a national crisis.

Elmhurst Launches Commencement Challenge

If 500 new donors make a gift to Elmhurst between May 26 and May 29, the College will receive an additional $25,000. Make your gift today!

The Manhattan Transfer to Headline June Jazz

The Grammy Award-winning vocal group will perform with the acclaimed Elmhurst College Jazz Band at the annual concert on June 13.

Elmhurst Group Participates in Psychology Day at the U.N.

The Elmhurst group traveled to New York for an international conference about the role of psychologists in realizing U.N. global health priorities.

A Sound Education

Music and computer science major Eric Hays spent his summer working as sound supervisor and music editor for an independent film.

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