Elon University Applying


When applying to Elon University, it's important to note the application deadline is January 10, and the early action deadline and the early decision deadline are November 10 and November 1, respectively. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due January 10. The application fee at Elon University is $50. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 51.7 percent and an early acceptance rate of 49.6 percent.

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Application deadline January 10
Early decision deadline November 1
Application fee $50
Common Application accepted No


Required standardized tests Either SAT or ACT
Admission interview Neither required/recommended
SAT/ACT scores must be received by January 10

Entering Class Stats

Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 51.7%
Early decision acceptance rate 86%

Transfer Students

Accepting applications Fall, Spring
Minimum credits to apply 12
Minimum required college GPA 2.7

International Students

Application deadline
Fall June 1
Spring November 1
Early decision or early action options available Both early decision and early action
Separate application form required No
TOEFL accepted instead of SAT or ACT Yes
Conditional admission offered Yes
International student contact Cheryl Borden, Director of International Admissions, (336) 278-3566, cborden2@elon.edu

* Applying details based on 2012 data

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