Welcome to the Elmhurst University Family
You’re in! We are so excited for you, and we can’t wait to meet you. Until then, please follow the instructions below for enrolling at Elmhurst.
Check your email and activate your myElmhurst Portal account. (Click on the time-sensitive link that was sent to your email.)
Check your scholarship amounts by clicking on the Self Service app on the myElmhurst Portal.
Download and complete the Affidavit of Support.
Submit your financial documents, including the Affidavit of Support, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to RSVP for academic advising and class registration. (Log in using the same user name and password you created to complete your Elmhurst application.)
After receiving your assigned class registration date, check your email for instructions on completing any required placement tests. You will complete the tests online via the myElmhurst Portal.
Complete your application for campus housing and choose a dining plan. Just click on the My Housing app on the myElmhurst Portal.
You will receive an I-20 via FedEx at your student home address. You will then want to schedule a visa appointment with your embassy.
Request final transcripts of your secondary school work and request IB scores or AP scores to be sent directly to Elmhurst.
Secure international student health insurance through the company of your choice—or through Elmhurst, using the Student Arrival Information Form.
Note: Students who select health
insurance coverage through the Elmhurst will be billed through the University.
Make travel arrangements to arrive to Elmhurst. O’Hare International Airport (ORD) is 10 kilometers north of
campus. Then, fill out the Student Arrival Information Form.
Check our website for an FAQ regarding what to bring with you to campus (the link will be provided when available).