Residence Life

Who We Are

Our Mission

We, the department of Residence Life, are invested in a ONE * COMMUNITY * WORLD philosophy. Our intentional philosophy is grounded in supporting individual growth in and out of the classroom, develop dynamic living-learning communities, and prepare students to become active members of the global society.

We Value

Community: creating safe, secure environments that support learning and a feeling of belonging, sharing standards and goals, being accountable and responsible and supporting the common good.

Mutual Respect: Building consideration and regard for acknowledging the uniqueness of each individual.

Service to Every Student: Providing effective and innovative assistance to every student by supporting their learning/growth and the advancement of knowledge, skill and understanding wholeness.

Staff Development: Offering the resources and training opportunities for staff to grow and engage students.

Living & Learning at Elon

Living in the residence halls affects your entire experience at Elon by providing you:

  • Premier residential and dining facilities.

  • Guidance from a wide range of Elon staff and faculty members.

  • Residence life student and professional staff committed to student learning.

  • Opportunities for academic achievement, lifelong learning, personal development, and gaining awareness and leadership/communication skills.