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Most Helpful Review for Elon University
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: Rebecca from Elon, NC
  • 32 out of 33 people found this review helpful

Prospective students should make sure that they visit Elon's campus and meet the teachers and explore the different activities available in order to decide if they want to apply for a academic fellowship or a learning community. Elon University provides so many different opportunities, and it will help to get an idea of what you want to think about doing before you get there. However, there is plenty of time to change your mind and broaden your horizons once you get there. If you get waitlisted do not give up hope, I know many people who got off the...

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  • Mar-13-2014 I am a current student here

    a Northern school in the South. It is very preppy. And has friendly people

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  • Feb-25-2014 I am a current student here

    Elon offers a fantastic liberal arts school, opportunities for study abroad, and has an excellent employability rating. They offer both intramural and school sports. Their staff is always willing to help with tutoring and advising. It is the #1 most beautiful college campus.

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  • Melissa from ELON, NC
  • Jan-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Elon University is an awful school where majority of students are wealthy and are mean to local students. Although the education is okay drug abuse is very big at Elon with Cocaine being drug abused. Each year the school continues to go downhill from education to sports like football.

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  • Ashton from Burlington, NC
  • Dec-18-2013 I am a current student here

    I transferred to Elon University in the fall of 2013 because I did not enjoy my college experience at my previous college and I wanted to be closer to home for family and personal reasons that I was experiencing at the time. I came to Elon University because the school was in my hometown. The first week I fell in love with Elon University and its beautiful campus, the other students, and the professors. The classes were exceptional and I really enjoyed my learning experience. I would definitely recommend Elon University to anyone who wants a personal learning experience that is close to fellow students and professors.

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  • Student from NC
  • Dec-15-2013 I am a current student here

    Elon University is an excellent choice for any student. It has a beautiful campus, great professors, and friendly students. Considered one of the nations up and coming schools, Elon is one of the best and least expensive private schools.

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  • Jane from Raleigh, NC
  • Oct-20-2013 I am a current student here

    Elon is located in a small town near Greensboro, North Carolina, and is home to one of the prettiest campuses in the nation. The students here are friendly and sophisticated, many of them pursuing careers in business, education, and communications. Since it's such a small school, there is a very personal feel to every endeavor - from classes to clubs to even the dining halls!

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  • Kaitlinn from Akron, OH
  • Sep-04-2013 I am a current student here

    Elon is absolutely the best school ever. Not only have we been rated #1 Most Beautiful Campus in the Princeton Review, we also have some of the top programs in the country for Musical Theater and Business. The academics are great, the people are friendly, the campus is gorgeous, and the possibilities are endless!

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  • David from Raleigh, NC
  • Jul-17-2013 I am a current student here

    Elon is a wonderful university, and is everything I could ever want in a college. It has great professors, well rounded students, a variety of majors, internship opportunities, a beautiful campus. My favorite is the options for studying abroad, with the variety of studying on almost every continent.

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  • Hannah from Huntersville
  • Jul-14-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I am very excited to be attending Elon this fall. Each faculty member I met was helpful and took time to answer all my questions. I feel this school will provide academic challenges and social opportunities.

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  • Sarah from Cornelius, NC
  • Jun-10-2013 I am a current student here

    Elon University is academically rigorous. The Greek life is intimidating and often overwhelms social life. Study abroad opportunities are wonderful.

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