Elon University

Men's MCLA Contact: Justin Peterson
6 / 10
6,045 Undergrads / 6,791 Students
10 / 10
$33,754 Net Price
4 / 10
67% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    MCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Midsize

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
78% / 84%
Calendar System
Four-one-four plan
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The team travels to places like Florida, Washington DC, Virginia, and South Carolina to take on a variety of teams like George Washington University, University of South Carolina, Florida State, and West Virginia University. Their in-state road trips include teams like High Point, Davidson, Wake Forest, and UNC-Charlotte.

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100 Campus Drive, Elon, NC, 27244, Elon, NC, 27244 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greensboro/Winston-Salem North Carolina Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • Bank of America
  • Wells Fargo
  • IBM
  • BB&T
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • PwC
  • US Army
  • Duke University
  • LabCorp
  • Credit Suisse
  • Live Oak Communications
  • Deloitte
  • Cisco
  • EY
  • NC State University
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Media and Communication
  • Education
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Services
  • Community and Social Services
  • Support
  • Human Resources
  • Arts and Design
  • Research
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
550 - 640
560 - 660
1220 - 1400
25 - 31
24 - 28
25 - 29

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 560 - 660 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 9,623 3,291 6,332
% Admitted 67% 76% 62%
% Admits That Enroll 25% 25% 24%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.03 (weighted)
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  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (30%)
    Communication & Journalism (19%)
    Social Sciences (8%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (8%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Education (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    History (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Foreign Languages
    Health Professions
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Physical Sciences
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$34,273
    Books & Supplies$900
    Cost of Living$11,869
    Personal Expenses$2,600
    Sticker Price$49,642

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    62% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship54%$14,061
    Federal Grants8%$4,759
    Pell Grants8%$4,268
    Other Federal7%$589
    State & Local Grants5%$4,960
    Institutional Grants53%$13,027
    Student Loans29%$9,648
    Federal Loans28%$5,790
    Other Loans6%$21,196

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $230 Million $33,924

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,500 $229

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,349 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $51,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.87 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 78% of students graduate on time.

    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 2
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 12 9
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Other-dominant, with other professional programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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