Housing at Elon

Elon offers a wide range of on-campus housing ranging from hall-style to apartment-style living. There are several on-campus residential areas. Housing is assigned based on preference and availability.

For all other information about housing selection, housing deposits and living on campus visit the Elon Residence Life main page.

Elon Residence Life

Exchange Students

Exchange students will apply for housing during a time specified by the residence life office. Exchange students from most of Elon’s partner universities will be required to pay for their own housing. The opportunity to request specific housing is available in the housing application, but specific placements depend on available spaces. Housing will be paid by Elon for students from Kansai Gaidai University.

Dining at Elon

Elon offers a variety of locations to eat on campus ranging from all-you-can-eat dining halls to quick take-away meals. Dining halls such as  Clohan Hall tend to offer buffet-style meals. Retail locations such as the Acorn Coffee Shop feature made-to-order meals for dine-in or take out.

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  • Universities in the U.S. typically offer students a variety of meal plans, and Elon is no exception. View the different meal plans offered by Elon.

For information about on-campus dining, menus, locations, and meal plans please visit the Elon Dining Services webpage.

Elon Dining Services

Exchange Students

Exchange students from most of Elon’s partner universities will be required to pay for their own meal plans. Students will typically start out with the All Access Basic plan. Adjustments may be made until the second Friday of the school year. Students whose meal plans are covered by their institution’s exchange agreement with Elon (University of Ghana, Kansai Gaidai University) will receive the All Access Basic plan. The student is responsible for the cost difference if a different plan is selected.