Residence Life

Living Learning Communities at Elon


Living Learning Communities (LLC’s) are groups of students residing in the same residential area, interacting academically and socially with each other and with faculty, and sharing the same academic major, program or interest. The LLC’s at Elon are consistently ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Connected thematically, LLC's provide students the opportunity to interact with one another and with faculty members, attend events, speakers, and programs on or off campus, participate in community service experiences, and meet new friends with a shared interest.

LLCs participate in a varity of creative, innovative, academic and community focused activities. Students describe their LLC experience as an intrigal part of their Elon University experience, students not only find a sense of community through their LLC, they find a true sense of  home


LLC's participate in the prestigious Annual Residence Life Mural Competition, in which students are provided the opportunity to paint a mural within their hall and community depicting their sense of bELONging at Elon. The winners of the Residence Life Mural Competition are announced at the Elon Homecoming Football game. A substancial cash prize and the prestige of winning are rewards. In 2014-2015, LLC's were the clear winners, in fact, all three of the top scoring murals were from LLCs! Read more about the LLC participation and the winning mural from the International LLC!


Elon LLC's and Theme Communities include:

Elon’s Theme Communities