Welcome to Eureka College – Office of Admissions

Your opportunity to change the world begins here.

In our historic campus community, you will find a unique and empowering environment where some of the best and brightest have discovered their strong sense of self, their vocation, and a deep love for this special place. At Eureka, you will find the friendliness and comfort of a small campus community, coupled with the support and encouragement to take your learning outside the classroom and hold the world in the palm of your hands. Eureka College students are studying, working and volunteering in 21 countries and 13 states, this year alone!


91% of GRADS
are employed or headed to Grad School
within 6 months of graduation

Ranked among
Regional Colleges

Eureka provides $4.2 million
in scholarships and grants


Eureka is a place of opportunity

Eureka College students are using the traditional, red-brick campus as a launch pad to take advantage of opportunity at every turn! Our centuries-long focus on excellence in learning, service and leadership means that our students are changing the world for the better. Come. See this special place for yourself. And learn how we can help prepare you to be the change-maker you want to be.

Competitive Scholarships

The Reagan Leadership Program is a program unique to Eureka. Reagan Fellows receive a four-year, full-tuition scholarship at Eureka College, as well as stipends to cover the program’s special travel and mentoring opportunities. Up to six Fellows are selected annually from a nationally competitive pool of applicants.

The Disciples Leadership Program is a top-tier, competitive scholarship is awarded to first-time freshmen based on leadership, academic excellence, and the commitment to explore during college a life of faith-based servant leadership.

The Durward Sandifer Mentorships allow students to foster a professional relationship with a mentor coupled with hands-on experience, as their field of study becomes a career path.

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