Housing Resources

Throughout its history, Emory & Henry College has been a residential campus.


Today, over 80 percent of all Emory & Henry College students live on campus. 

It wouldn’t be college without forms to complete. Make sure you submit all forms no later than December 1 for Spring Enrollment or July 1 for Fall Enrollment.

You will need to make sure your all enrollment forms are completed, as well as the residence forms below. 

  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1381-how-big-are-the-first-year-residence-hall-rooms">How big are the first-year residence hall rooms?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The average size of a room in Elm and Hickory Halls is 27’3” x 12’7”. The average size of a room in Wiley-Jackson Hall is 12’10” x 13’4”.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1398-can-i-have-a-pet-if-so-what-kind-of-pet-can-i-have">Can I have a pet? If so, what kind of pet can I have?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Currently, no pets are permitted in the residential facilities with the exception of fish contained in a tank equal to or less than ten (10) gallons (per apartment, suite, or room).</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1402-are-the-residence-halls-co-ed-or-single-gender">Are the residence halls co-ed or single gender housing?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">All of the residence halls at Emory & Henry College are co-ed, gender inclusive residential communities.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1389-can-a-first-year-student-request-a-single-room">Can a first-year student request a single room?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">All first-year students are placed in double occupancy rooms with roommates unless they are approved for a single room through the <a href="/powell-resource-center/disability-support-services/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Office of Academic Support & Disability Services</a>.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1392-can-i-paint-my-room-or-hang-pictures-in-my-room">Can I paint my room or hang pictures in my room?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">No alterations can be made to any residence hall room, which includes painting the room and placing nails in the walls. Students who wish to hang items within the residence hall rooms must use picture hanging strips that can be removed without damaging walls.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1380-what-furniture-comes-with-a-standard-residence">What furniture comes with a standard residence hall room?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Each residential student is provided with a twin extra long bed that includes an authorized mattress with a nylon cover, a dresser with three large drawers, a desk and desk chair. All rooms have closet space for each resident. </span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1384-when-will-i-find-out-who-my-roommate-is-for-my">When will I find out who my roommate is for my first year?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Roommate announcements are made in mid-July.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1404-if-i-need-help-in-the-residence-halls-who-will">If I need help in the residence halls, who will help me?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Emory & Henry College prides itself on being able to provide individualized care for our students. Each residence hall on campus is assigned to a Resident Advisor, who serves as a student employee within Housing & Residence Life and receives extensive training and certifications on assisting our students. Additionally, each residence hall and Resident Advisor is assigned to an Area Coordinator, who serves as a professional live-in staff member. The professional and student staff assist students with any need they may have within the residence halls and connect students to other campus resources as well.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1395-do-i-have-to-have-a-meal-plan">Do I have to have a meal plan?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">All residential students are required to have a meal plan.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1390-how-do-i-submit-a-request-for-a-housing">How do I submit a request for a housing accommodation?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Students may contact Emily Myers, <a href="/powell-resource-center/disability-support-services/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Director of Academic Support & Disability Services</a> at</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">emyers@ehc.edu</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">to request a housing accommodation.</span> <a href="/powell-resource-center/disability-support-services/policies-procedures/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Learn more about the housing accommodation request process </span></a><a href="https://www.ehc.edu/powell-resource-center/disability-support-services/policies-procedures/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">here</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1393-how-will-i-do-my-laundry">How will I do my laundry?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Laundry facilities are available to every residential student within the residence halls and the cost of laundry is factored into their housing fee. There is no need for coins.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1401-how-safe-is-it-to-live-in-campus-housing">How safe is it to live in campus housing?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Emory & Henry College has been recognized regionally and nationally as one of the nation’s safest colleges. All residence halls are locked and only the residents of an assigned hall have keyless card access or key access to the hall. <a href="/campus-police/">Learn more about campus safety here.</a></span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1387-can-an-upperclassman-request-me-as-a-roommate-my">Can an upperclassman request me as a roommate my first year?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">All first-year students are placed with other first-year students. Upperclassmen cannot request first-year student roommates during the housing selection process for current students.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/1386-can-i-request-someone-i-know-or-have-met-at">Can I request someone I know or have met at registration days to be my roommate?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Yes, you can request a specific person to be your roommate. If you know with whom you would like to share a room before completing the <a href="/admission/admitted-students/whats-next/" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Housing Agreement & Residence Life Data Form</a>, please include your roommate request in the form. If you have already submitted your form and roommate assignments have not already been announced, you may email</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">housing@ehc.edu</span> <span style="font-weight: 400;">to request a specific roommate. Please note that both students must agree to the roommate pairing in order to be assigned together.</span></div></aside>
  • <aside class="faq-widget"><div class="faq-widget-question"><a href="/live/blurbs/664-can-first-year-students-have-cars-on-campus">Can first-year students have cars on campus?</a></div><div class="faq-widget-answer">Yes, you are able to have a car on campus. All students must register their vehicle through the Campus Police Office. <a href="https://docs.google.com/a/ehc.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf2CAUySTZEgxtSfOTbzcMXhmlT_GzN9F_XjcKjByWprI852g/viewform?c=0&w=1" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">To register a vehicle, please use this form.</a></div></aside>