Roommates studying in their room

Students playing pool

A room at Elder

Elder dining room

Elder Residential Community is a recently renovated, all-freshman residence hall located on north campus. It houses 345 students in double and single rooms, and men and women live in separate wings of the same floor. A dining hall is located inside the building. Residents are close to the fraternity quad and Tech, which houses many science and engineering classes. 


  • 345 students

Available to:

  • Freshmen


  • dining hall
  • seminar rooms
  • music practice rooms
  • kitchen
  • study rooms
  • recreation room
  • TV rooms
  • floor lounges
  • main lounge
  • recently renovated

Helpful measurements:

  • Typical window size: 27.5x52"
  • Typical desk dimensions: 36x24"
  • Adjustable bed heights (how low/high from ground bed can be): 24" low/64" high

Mailing address:

Elder Room #
2400 Sheridan Rd
Evanston, IL 60201-2923

Virtual Room Tour

See what a typical double room in Elder Hall looks like:

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