Tuition & Fees

$37,055

$37,055

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
22%
500-599
54%
400-499
17%
300-399
5%
700-800
5%
600-699
24%
500-599
44%
400-499
24%
300-399
3%
700-800
3%
600-699
10%
500-599
29%
400-499
45%
300-399
13%
30-36
9%
24-29
33%
18-23
43%
12-17
15%
30-36
5%
24-29
40%
18-23
36%
12-17
19%
30-36
6%
24-29
37%
18-23
49%
12-17
8%
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undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

1

teacher

14

students

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Moderately Selective

70%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,571
Declined + 1,074
Total Received 3,645
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Private (nonprofit)

2,875

undergraduate students

606

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Psychology
  3. Business Administration
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Codes

SAT 1204
ACT 1020

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Location

School Facts

Elmhurst College, founded in 1871, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 48-acre campus, a designated arboretum, is located in Elmhurst, IL.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 3,481
Established in 1871
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Congregational (United Church of Christ)
Accredited by •  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  HLC Higher Learning Commission

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Elmhurst, IL

48-acre, suburban campus in Elmhurst (population: 46,387), 15 miles from Chicago. Served by train; major airport serves Chicago; bus serves some nearby suburbs.

Elmhurst College
190 Prospect Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
32%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
62%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
3 fraternities 10% of male students
 
4 sororities 15% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
21%
Top 1/4
49%
Top 1/2
77%
Bottom 1/2
23%
Bottom 1/4
3%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
22%
500-599
54%
400-499
17%
300-399
5%
700-800
5%
600-699
24%
500-599
44%
400-499
24%
300-399
3%
700-800
3%
600-699
10%
500-599
29%
400-499
45%
300-399
13%
30-36
9%
24-29
33%
18-23
43%
12-17
15%
30-36
5%
24-29
40%
18-23
36%
12-17
19%
30-36
6%
24-29
37%
18-23
49%
12-17
8%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted no
Application deadline April 15 (priority deadline)
July 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

70%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,571
Declined + 1,074
Total Received 3,645

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Class rank
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Essay
Interview
Recommendations

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Particular talent/ability

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Stephanie Levenson
Director of Admission
P: 800 697-1871
admit@elmhurst.edu

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$27,497

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $36,755
Room $6,444
Board $3,124
Additional fees $300
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $47,823
Average Financial Aid - $27,497
Total with Avg. Aid $20,326
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 630 617-3015
F: 630 617-3487
sfs@elmhurst.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Ruth Pusich
Director of Student Financial Services
sfs@elmhurst.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
bowling
cross-country
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
wrestling

Club Sports - Men's

Rugby

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Badminton, Basketball, Billards, Bowling, Dodgeball, Flag Football, Golf, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, Walleyball

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Athletic Directors

Paul Krohn (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Julie Hall (women's)
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin
Mascot
Bluejays

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
American Studies
Applied Geospatial Sciences
Applied Geospatial Technologies
Art
Art Business
Art Education
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Communication Studies
Computer Game/Entertainment Technology
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Data Science
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Special Education
Economics
Elementary Education
English
Exercise Science
Finance
French
Geographic Information Systems
Geography/Environmental Planning
German
Graphic Design
Health Care Management
Health Care Management/Administration
Health Science Technology
History
Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Information Systems
Information Technology
Intercultural Studies
Interdepartmental Studies
Interdisciplinary Communications
International Business
Jazz Studies
Liberal Studies
Logistics/Supply Chain Management
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Multi-Language
Music
Music Business
Music Education
Music Performance
Music Theory/Composition
Musical Theatre
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Organizational Leadership/Communication
Philosophy
Physical Education
Physics
Political Science
Professional Accounting
Project Management
Psychology
Public Health
Religion/Service
Religious Studies
Secondary Education
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Sports Management
Supply Chain Management
Teacher Leadership
Theatre
Theatre Arts Education
Theological Studies/Christian Ministry
Urban Studies
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Psychology
  3. Business Administration

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-theology
  • Pre-veterinary science

3,481

total students

91%

in-state

9%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

83%

2,875
students

Female
61%
1,752

Male
39%
1,123

17%

606
students

Female
67%
405

Male
33%
201

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

95%

2,732
students

Female
61%
1,660

Male
39%
1,072

5%

143
students

Female
65%
92

Male
35%
51

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
20%
Hispanic/Latino
60%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

64%

Transfer applicants accepted

44%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of Some
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Recommended of Some
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Spring: January 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

96

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

32

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

95%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Other
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 11
Countries most often represented Canada
China
France
Germany
Greece
Mexico
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Gail Gilbert
Director of International Education/International Student Services
630 617-6130
gail.gilbert@elmhurst.edu

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