At E-town, you are more than just a GPA or an SAT score. As a small liberal arts college in Pennsylvania , we value a well rounded and interdisciplinary curriculum We embrace diverse backgrounds, abilities, experiences and interests. We are a community of athletes, artists, musicians, volunteers, scholars and advocates. Our Blue Jay family members are committed to helping each other succeed and improving the world around them.

Graduate in 4years
Four-Year Graduation Guarantee

Our four-year graduation rate already exceeds the national average which helps to keep your costs down and allows you to enter the job market sooner. If you meet the requirements and don’t graduate in four years, we will pay for the remaining credits—up to 16 in one year—needed to complete your degree.

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President’s Promise of Affordability
President’s Promise of Affordability

Our Presidential Scholarship program rewards academic achievement. For all Presidential Scholarship recipients, we will make the net cost at Elizabethtown lower than or comparable to the cost of tuition, fees, and room and board charged to in-state residents at the largest public Pennsylvania universities.

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Deadlines

  Admissions Application Deadline Financial Aid Application Deadline Admissions Notification Financial Aid Notification Student Response Deadline
Fall First-Year Application April 1 April 1 Rolling Rolling as of October May 1
Fall Transfer Application August 1 March 15 Rolling Two weeks after acceptance May 1
Spring First-Year Application December 1 December 1 Rolling as of November 1 Two weeks after acceptance December 15
Spring Transfer Application December 1 December 1 Rolling as of November 1 Two weeks after acceptance December 15

Special Programs Deadlines and Requirements

Affordability

97% of our students receive grants and scholarships directly from the College

A quality education should be affordable. We're so committed to making sure an E-town education is affordable that each students (current and prospective) is assigned a financial aid counselor to help guide them through the financial aid process from the very beginning Our counselors are here to answer individualized questions and ensure their students’ financial needs are addressed .

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Support

98% of our graduating seniors had at least one faculty member who made them excited about learning

We know that adjusting to college life can be a challenging transition. That's why we select passionate and caring faculty and staff members who are here to support and guide our students, both academically and personally. This support system enables you to achieve the goals that you set out to conquer when you decided to enroll at E-town College.

First-Year Experience

Signature Learning Experiences - GUARANTEED

Signature Learning Experiences are real-world educational opportunities that challenge you to think beyond the books, go behind the scenes and travel across borders. We call them "signature" experiences because, from student to student, they are as unique as you, and they are what make the Elizabethtown experience different from other colleges.