Admission requirements vary depending on student type. Is this your first year, are you transferring, or are you interested in our graduate programs?
Specific requirements are linked below.
English Proficiency Requirements
Elmhurst College requires international students to meet English proficiency using one of the following methods:
|ACT® Test||22 on the English and Reading Subsections|
|SAT® Test (Older Design)||480 on the Reading Subsection |
|SAT® Test (New Design) (Starting After March 2016)||520 on the Evidence-Based Reading/Writing|
|ELS Course||Level 112|
|TOEFL Computer Based||213|
|IELTS Exam||6.5 Composite|
|U.S. College English coursework (2 semesters)||Grade of 'B' or better in Composition I/II or equivalent|
|Be a citizen of and attend high school in:||Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Canada, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, New Zealand, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom|
Elmhurst College, in accordance with our core values, identity, and affiliation with the United Church of Christ, respects the rights of students to peacefully protest. Participation in such activities will not have a negative impact on admission and/or enrollment.