Elon University is a selective, mid-sized private higher education institution renowned as a national model for engaged and experiential learning. Students work closely with faculty who are committed to excellent teaching and scholarship. The curriculum is grounded in traditional liberal arts and sciences, and complemented by accredited professional and graduate programs in the United States. We embrace our founders' vision of an academic community that transforms body, mind, and spirit, and encourages freedom of thought and liberty of conscience. To fulfill this vision, we act upon our commitment to nurture a rich intellectual community, provide a dynamic and challenging undergraduate curriculum grounded in traditional liberal arts and sciences, integrate learning across the disciplines and put knowledge into practice, and foster respect for human diversity, passion for a life of learning, personal integrity, and an ethic of work and service.