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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.


Elmhurst Names New Head of Finance and Administration

Karen Kissel, a former vice president at Governors State University, will start at the College in August.

Elmhurst Professor Featured in Article

Business Professor Gurram Gopal tells the personal finance website what makes Illinois attractive to new businesses.

CPE Executive Director Joins Board of Community Bank of Elmhurst

Lawrence Carroll is elected to the leadership role for his dedication to the Elmhurst community and his distinguished career at Elmhurst College.

New Partnership Creates Elmhurst College Scholarships for North Lawndale Students

Three students from North Lawndale College Preparatory High School in Chicago have received scholarships to attend Elmhurst College.

Nursing Students Present Awards at Annual Convocation

Elmhurst’s fire chief and the chief nursing officer of Elmhurst Memorial Hospital received the Marilyn Graber Friends of Nursing Award.

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.

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.

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.

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