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Elon University, Elon

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Elon University is a private university in Elon, North Carolina, United States. Founded in 1889 as Elon College, Elon is organized into six schools, most of which offer bachelor's degrees and several of which offer master's degrees or professional doctorate degrees.

Located in North Carolina's Piedmont region, Elon is situated on a 656-acre suburban campus between the cities of Greensboro and Raleigh. Fewer than twenty percent of Elon's undergraduates are native to the state of North Carolina. Elon's intercollegiate athletic teams compete in NCAA Division I athletics as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association.

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  • We stayed at the inn at Elon and discovered the most beautiful campus we’ve ever seen . The grounds have beautiful old buildings and some new buildings that match the older decor along with...  more »
  • My daughter graduated from Elon. The academics are excellent and the grounds are gorgeous. However, beware the health center. They misdiagnosed my daughter, who had a routine but potentially fatal...  more »
  • Loved earning my degree at this place. Wonderful college experience. Looking forward to homecoming!
  • Very beautiful campus! As hard as it was leaving my baby here for her first year of college, I feel great knowing she will be at Elon. Very safe and involved community!!
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