If you are interested in living in an environment free of alcohol, tobacco, or drugs, this option in Colonnades offers an environment to support that decision. ASHES is for students committed to living substance free on the floor. Students who choose to abstain from alcohol and/or drugs for personal, religious, or health reasons are invited to participate. A variety of social opportunities are offered to make this a fun and involved community. Community programs and activities are geared toward this commitment to having a substance-free college experience, and include opportunities for you to interact with faculty outside the classroom, participate in floor service projects, and do lots of fun activities on weekends.
You must complete an application and be accepted into this theme community.
The community offers many opportunities for academic and social interaction:
Residents living in the substance free community should not:
Students must also attend 2 programs per semester with the community
This commitment is taken very seriously. If an individual does not keep this commitment, Residence Hall staff members will seek to bring about a resolution which will serve to maintain the integrity of the community lifestyle which could result in the Administrative removal from the Substance-free Community.
Elon students who apply and are accepted by the LLC advisor. The community is open to both men and women.
Returning Students: Complete the online application during Learning Community and Theme Housing Selection in early February. The application can be accessed from the Residence Life website main page.