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Applying to Elmhurst University is easy, and there’s no application fee. To begin, select one of the categories below. Once you start your application, you can come back to it anytime.

Contact us if we can help in any way. We’re here to support you throughout your journey, from application to graduation.

Already applied? Check your application status.

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First-year, transfer and adult degree completion students: Your Elmhurst journey begins here. Tell us what makes you you.

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Apply for a master’s degree or graduate certificate program here. We want to hear about your goals.

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The Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy is for exceptional young adults with differing abilities. Begin here.

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The DNP is for health care professionals who already hold a master’s degree in nursing and want to take the next step. Prepare to be a leader.

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Check Your Application Status

Follow the appropriate link below if you have already submitted your application to Elmhurst. (Have your login information on hand.)

Want to learn more about our gorgeous campus, our generous scholarships and our outstanding academics? Explore the links below, or connect with our admissions team.

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