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Elmhurst College is a leading four-year college that seamlessly blends liberal learning and professional preparation to educate the whole student for life in a global society. Approximately 3,500 full- and part-time students are enrolled in its 25 undergraduate academic departments as well as graduate programs and certificates. In small classes, professors get to know their students as individuals. Elmhurst boasts a student-to-faculty ratio of just 14:1.
Elmhurst offers 66 undergraduate majors, 18 graduate programs, evening and online programs for adults, and the Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy for young adults with differing abilities. Elmhurst College is among the top-ranked colleges in the Midwest, according to U.S. News & World Report; and US News, Money and Forbes magazines consistently rank Elmhurst as one of the Midwest’s best values in higher education.
Our campus is located 16 miles west of downtown Chicago and minutes from O'Hare International Airport. Several interstate highways converge around Elmhurst. A Metra train stops two blocks from campus.