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Academic Rigor
3.9500
Dorm Life
3.6400
Food and Dining
3.7500
Bang for the buck
3.6071
Clubs and Activities
4.6111
Campus Safety
4.7500
Most Helpful Review for Elmhurst College
  • Category: Did learn a lot
  • Review by: Rachel from St. Louis, MO
  • 15 out of 19 people found this review helpful

I came to Elmhurst College from an exclusive private school and I found most of my gen-eds (including a 300 level course) extremely disappointing because I was not challenged in the least.

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  • Sarah from Western Springs, IL
  • Feb-15-2018 I am a current student here

    Elmhurst has extremely intelligent and helpful professors. The atmosphere is welcoming and everyone is willing to make you feel at home. EC offers so many community and campus activities that it's very easy to make friends.

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  • Ruslan from Westchester, IL
  • Aug-06-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Elmhurst College is a great place for students to get connected and receive the help they may need. It offers many sports and clubs for it's students as well as a numerous number of activities. It has less than 3000 students so many will know you by name and prove to you that to Elmhurst, you're more than just a number to them, you're family.

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  • Sam
  • Oct-23-2013 I am a current student here

    It's a very nice place here and the staff is very welcoming. It's best if you know where to go before you come for a visit. Plus the college gives a good vibe everyday.

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  • Nicholas from Addison, IL
  • Aug-21-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    This is a small school, but a well recognized school. Each of the meetings I have had with staff has been informative and welcoming , thus far. Beautiful, setting, religiously and ethnically diverse, with a great course selection .

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  • Cheyenne from Waukegan, IL
  • Aug-14-2013 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is beautiful and filled with wild life. The dorms are nicely sized and the students are incredibly helpful and nice. The cafe has a wide range on delicious food.

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  • Genova from Chicago, IL
  • Aug-09-2013 I am a current student here

    I love this campus. Whether you're a loner, a friend bomb, or something in between, there's always something to do! Also, the help provided at Elmhurst is incredibly helpful.

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  • Lauren from the Chicago-land area
  • Aug-07-2013 I am a current student here

    Elmhurst College has a very friendly and safe environment. There are many ways to get involved on and off campus. And the professors truly want you to succeed; they will do anything they can to help you become your best self.

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  • Stephanie from Machesney Park, IL
  • Feb-08-2013 I am a current student here

    At Elmhurst College you will find great community, classes, and opportunities. This beautiful campus if full of positive energy and bright young adult minds. The food is great too!

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