Elmhurst College Top Questions

What kind of person should attend this school?


Someone who enjoys small class size and close relationships with their professors. The professors will know you by name and if you like this then you should go here. Also, if you enjoy a school where there is not much pressure to be in a sport or attend sporting events you should go here. The biggest sport on campus is football and even in that sport not very many people attend the games. If you enjoyattending lectures given by well know professions in in their feilds.


I see the Elmhurst Student as an outgoing, leader-type, energetic individual. Someone who can balance a rigorous academic life with an equally rigorous social life.


Someone who wants convienance


A student attending Elmhurst College should probably enjoy the city, but like living in the suburbs. Also, this person should have a lot of financial aid, because the school is REALLY expensive. The student should probably know what they're interested in before coming here. Also, they should be relatively emotionally well-balanced and good with people, because the school encourages a lot of social interaction in and out of the classroom.


Any person seeking a well-rounded education and looking to make life long connections asn friendships with students and faculty alike.


I think that Elmhurst College students are of a higher level than other public universities. I feel that the school sets high standards and has high expectations for the students who attend. The student needs to be well rounded in academics as well as extracurricular activities.


Someone who wants to attend this school should be open minded and tolerant of other cultures.


If you are the type of person that want to be close to the city but still have that small town feel then Elmhurst College is a great place! Elmhurst is 30 min out side of Chicago. however, the campus population is around 3,000 student.