For Parents

The Parent's Guide to the College Choice

The College Choice

With acceptance letters popping up in in-boxes, parents need to transition to the next phase of their child's matriculation: the college choice.

Elmhurst Ambassadors

Family Weekend at Elmhurst College

Parents Council

The council is a great way to provide information to parents of incoming students and facilitate communication with the College.

Health and Wellness

The Parent Perspective

This complimentary newsletter offers useful insights on topics important to college students ranging from jobs and internships to drug abuse.



For Parents

Welcome Parents

A message from President S. Alan Ray
Whether your student is new or returning to Elmhurst, we are delighted to welcome you and your family to this extraordinary community. I am confident you will find what my family and I have found at Elmhurst—a place of academic excellence and increasing student diversity, with a rich history and great sense of pride and optimism. Read the full letter.


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