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journey starts here.

Located in a beautiful community minutes from Chicago, Elmhurst College is committed to helping you reach your full potential—in college and beyond.

Elmhurst students are active, passionate and engaged in the world around them.

I'm...

  • founder and president of the Pre-Dental Club
  • a first-generation college student
  • a fan of the recent “Wonder Woman” movie

I like the one-on-one interaction, the intimacy you get in class. We’re spoiled.

Jennifer Pierce ’19

I'm...

  • double majoring in finance and economics
  • a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity
  • a top-ranked League of Legends player

I definitely found a family here.

David Seering ’21

I'm...

  • a finance major from the West Side of Chicago
  • passionately committed to social justice
  • graduating in three years

Everyone is friendly and supportive. They want to see you succeed.

Rosalie Navarrete ’18

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Join a welcoming community and discover a world of opportunities.

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100 Student Organizations, Teams and Clubs

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20 NCAA Division III Teams

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2,000 Service Projects Completed by Students Each Year

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8 Fraternities and Sororities

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350 Students Participate in Greek Life

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13 Houses and Apartment Buildings

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2,000 Options for Internships and Other Professional Experiences

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100% of Full-Time, First-Year Students Receive Financial Aid at Elmhurst

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Upcoming Events

First Look Fridays

Cureton Hall, Lucks Conference Room

ELSA Preview Day

Frick Center, Prospect Room

Choral-Aide For ILMEA

Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel

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