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Elon Admissions and Orientation Collection

Identifier: EUA128


The collection includes photographic, printed, and electronic materials produced by or related to the Elon University Office of Admissions and Financial Planning. The bulk of the collection is comprised of admissions brochures and packets, and also includes admissions events publications, correspondence, reports, and academic bulletins. This collection includes an original Elon College application from 1913, which was featured in a 2014 Chronical of Higher Education article ("Elon College's Application, 1913: Have You Read Any Homer?",


  • 1913-ongoing

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.


3.2 Linear Feet (8 archival boxes)

Language of Materials



The collection is arranged chronologically by academic year.

Physical Location

The collection is located in the Carol Grotnes Belk Library Archives and Special Collections at Elon University. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections staff for further details about the location.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.

Related Materials

Please consult with the Archives and Special Collections staff for additional information about materials related to the collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Katie Nash, August 2010

Encoded by Shaunta Alvarez, November 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Belk Library Archives & Special Collections Repository

100 Campus Drive
2550 Campus Box
Elon North Carolina 27244 USA