Residence Life

Application Process and Timeline

Important Dates - 2014

  • April 18: Information sent to all deposit paid students, via your Elon email account, with instructions to access housing application online
  • April 22 through May 16: Online housing application available
  • July 15: Housing assignments and roommate information available online and sent to your Elon email account

Application Directions

Housing priority is assigned based on the date of your enrollment deposit. First, new students are assigned to living learning communities, if they are interested and space is available. Next, students who are not assigned to living learning communities are assigned to remaining spaces, using the date of enrollment deposit as priority.

Login using Elon username and password.

Step One

Students will complete roommate living preference questionnaire.

Students can indicate accommodation for medical requests. Note that these requests require additional action by the student. Medical requests information.  

Step Two

Students will select living learning communities if they are interested.

Step Three

Students will rank order the residential neighborhood in which they prefer to live, and indicate their building type, and meal plan.

Step Four

Students will indicate a roommate preference if desired. Students must enter the name or student ID of their preferred roommate. Requests can only be granted if the requests are mutual, space is available and both applications are submitted by May 16, 2014

Step Five

Students will indicate their interest in participating with their Neighborhood Association and/or the Resident Student Association (RSA)

Step Six

Students will confirm their accceptance with the Residence Life housing agreement.

Step Seven

Submitting the housing application is a two-step process. First, students will review and confirm their application choices, THEN they will submit the application. If you do not receive an email at your Elon email account with a PDF confirmation of your application, you have not successfully completed the process.

Please contact Residence Life at 336.278.7300 if you have any questions. We are located in the Moseley Center, room 213.