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Your student has moved to EIU, now what? We know that as parents/guardians you might have many questions of your own. Our goal is to keep you informed and provide you with all the information needed to make your student’s academic career a successful one.

Below we have included information we feel will be helpful. Of course you can always give us a call at (217) 581-5111

Res Hall Living

Help your student make their room a home away from home! Check out our Pintrest page to see how current students have decorated their rooms.

Be careful though, there are a few items that do not belong!


what should I leave home?

Housing OptionsOn Campus Housing

With 11 residence halls, 2 apartment complexes (University Court and University Apartments) and Greek Court, you’ll be sure to find a housing option that fits your needs.



Gift Baskets and Care Packages On Campus Housing

Let your student know you're thinking about them by sending a specialty gift basket from Panther Dining, or support our very own Residence Hall Association with gift through CarePackages.com