Online courses account for nearly 60 percent of all courses offered during the first summer session, but tuition is the same for both online and on-campus courses. For questions, contact the Bursar’s Office at (336) 278-5300.

You may also want to consider additional costs for the summer, which may include food, off-campus housing, transportation and/or travel.

Learn more about the costs for summer courses


Summer housing is available in Global Neighborhood for students who wish to remain on campus. However, meal plans are not available. For questions, contact Residence Life at (336) 278-7300.

Learn more about summer housing

Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid maintains limited funds for summer school.  A student seeking financial aid for summer school should complete a Summer Elon Aid Application in the Office of Financial Aid or request the application through beginning in early April each year.  A student must be enrolled at least half-time (6-8 credits) to be eligible for Federal Student Aid and have a current academic year FAFSA on file. For questions, contact the Office of Financial Aid at (336) 278-7640.