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Best University for two of my kids!

My two children graduated from Elon University! It is a great mid- size university with a variety... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
The best

I love everything about Elon. I was a student there from 88-92 and now my daughter is a student... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My two children graduated from Elon University! It is a great mid- size university with a variety of majors. The are ranked number 1 in the South! Loved that the University welcomed family visits. Number 1 Most Beautiful Campus! Faculty truly mentor the students there....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I love everything about Elon. I was a student there from 88-92 and now my daughter is a student there. It has just gotten better. Terrific faculty and strong leadership. The campus is basically perfect-gorgeous and well maintained. It’s a special place.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

I paid a visit to my nephew who is a freshman this year. The campus is just gorgeous. The buildings look just like what you want college campuses to look like. He seems to be having a blast and all the folks seem friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Wow, a truely genuine introduction to the campus, it's staff and the current students! 636 acres of well manicured landscape that represents the experience that the students are also nurtured by.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful campus, great tour staff, nice place to be sure. If you've ever wondered what big money private investment gets you, this is it

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Doc P
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Summertime is the time for college campuses to be in a state of repair and construction. No exception for Elon. That being said, Elon's campus is one of the prettiest around. Grounds crew does a nice job making this place feel welcoming.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Barry S
Reviewed May 14, 2018

When my daughter decided to attend, she was a bit concerned that it would be "too southern" for her. Girls wearing 'Lily" dresses, boys in 'Vineyard Vines." We are from the midwest, and well, we wear T shirts to football games, not party dresses. But...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

Superb campus. Unfortunately, we visited on a rainy day but the campus was still fabulous. We had a great campus informational meeting and tour with skilled guides who showed us everything except a dorm room

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank robin136
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I am hoping to attend this Univ. Went for a weekend program to see if it will if with my goals. So far yes!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank paperlady121
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This private university, founding in the late 1800s, is not large (approximately 6000 students) - but it is very well respected academically. The grounds are magnificent, with many new buildings and facilities. It is just a very impressive school.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ed M
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