Since 2008, AEF has been a proud partner with Elon University, located in North Carolina, USA. Adhering to the Guidelines of the Forum on Education Abroad, Elon University serves as the School of Record for AEF.
AEF Fine Arts, Performing Arts and Italian Culture course credits are reported on official transcripts of Elon University.
Founded in 1889, Elon University has built a national reputation as the premier student-centered environment for engaged learning. Elon is a leader in global engagement and experiential education, with an emphasis on strong personal relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. U.S. News & World Report ranks Elon the #1 Southern master’s-level university and recognizes Elon for excellence more often than any other university in the nation for eight academic programs that support student success. Elon’s 6,739 students study in Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences; the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business and professional schools of communications, education, health sciences and law. Elon sends more undergraduate students to study abroad than any other master’s-level university in the nation. Seventy-four percent of Elon graduates have at least one international study experience, often combined with internships, research or service. In addition, Elon's Study USA program includes opportunities across the country. Elon is among the nation’s top universities for producing Fulbright Student Scholars, Peace Corps volunteers and Teach for America educators.
Elon University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In addition, each of the university’s professional schools holds top national accreditations, and the university shelters a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the highest standard of excellence in the liberal arts and sciences.