Located in a beautiful suburb minutes from Chicago, Elmhurst College combines the close-knit learning environment of a small school with the endless opportunities of a world-class city.
Who We Are
Founded in 1871, Elmhurst attracts students from across the nation and around the world. In small classes, our students work closely with faculty members who are accomplished scholars and professionals—but above all, they’re dedicated teachers.
Wherever you want to go in life, Elmhurst has an academic program for you. Our 60 majors, 15 graduate programs, and evening and online programs for adults give you plenty of opportunities to explore your interests and discover your passions.
Our Location and Campus
Student life at Elmhurst is active and creative, with endless ways to get involved. Our campus is a 48-acre arboretum, featuring more than 120 species of trees, but we’re also a 30-minute train ride to downtown Chicago.
For a list of programs, please visit https://www.elmhurst.edu/academics/