Commencement 2018

Undergraduate Ceremony, May 26 at 10:00 a.m.

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

Accepted Fall 2018 Students, Take the Next Step!

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#3 U.S. News & World Report's Best Undergraduate Teaching (Regional Universities Midwest)
#9 U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges for Veterans (Regional Universities Midwest)
#11 U.S. News & World Report's Best Regional Universities Midwest
#9 Forbes' Best Value Colleges in Illinois

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

I'm...

  • an international student from Osaka, Japan
  • planning to market apparel or cosmetics on international level
  • surprised by the amount of squirrels on campus

The students speak out and ask questions of the professor. In Japan, the students are silent when the professor talks.

Yuki Kajihara

I'm...

  • a biology major from Wisconsin
  • a black belt in Taekwondo
  • a volunteer coordinator

Elmhurst College helped me figure out where my passion meets my calling.

Kristen Hulbert ’18

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

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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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Frick Center, Founders Lounge

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