Arriving for Move-In Day:

Move-in day for all new students is Friday, August 25th, 2017.  



Important Notice: We have updated our driving directions and arrival times.

The information on the website is the most current and accurate at this time.

In order to alleviate traffic congestion, we ask that you arrive at the appropriate time listed below. This will help create a smooth Move-In Day experience for all 1500 students and their families. Please do not arrive earlier than the specified time. 

Check-In Time

Building Floor

8:00 am

 1st floor

9:30 am

2nd floor

10:30 am

3rd & 4th floors

Driving Directions

Please note that each Residential Neighborhood will have its own set of driving directions. We ask that you follow these directions rather than a GPS so that traffic runs smoothly throughout Burlington and Elon's campus. Click on a link below to download your set of driving directions. View the complete campus driving map here.

Full campus driving map
Colonnades Neighborhood:
Story, Moffitt, Staley, Kivette, Harper
Danieley Neighborhood: G-N
Historic Neighborhood East: Carolina, Smith 
Historic Neighborhood East: Hook, Brannock, Barney, Isabella Cannon International Studies Pavilion, William R. Kenan Jr. Honors Pavilion
Historic Neighborhood West: Virginia, West, Sloan
Global Neighborhood: Houses A-E
Transfer and Commuter: Living off-campus only

Retail Information

If you need to make a shopping trip during the weekend, there are many retail locations within a short drive from campus in the town of Burlington

Target: 1475 University Drive
Bed, Bath & Beyond: 1463 University Drive
Wal-Mart: 3141 Garden Road
Alamance Crossing Shopping Center: 1080 Piper Lane
Barnes & Noble @Elon: 130 N. Williamson Avenue