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Elmhurst University has 12 houses for student living located on Myrtle Avenue, Prospect Avenue, Alexander Boulevard and Walter Street. They offer an independent living community for upper-division students.

Number of Residents: 48.

Type of Residence: Four occupants with two or three bedrooms.

Furniture: Twin extra-long beds, desks, desk shelves, desk chairs, bookshelves, dressers, dining room table with chairs, stove and refrigerator.

Phone/Internet/Cable: Residents are responsible for the selection of a service provider, installation and billing arrangements with the service provider. Students are expected to complete a Cable and Internet Service Agreement as a part of the Roommate Agreement. There is no resident technology fee assessed to students in these units.

Parking: Driveway (if applicable) or campus lots.

Laundry: Access cards may be issued, one per house, upon request, to the nearest residence hall for the purpose of using laundry facilities. If students want to bring in their own laundry units, they must be approved by the Director of Housing and Residence Life and installed by Facilities Management, but they will not be maintained by Facilities Management.

Dining Plan: Optional apartment dining plan.

Extras: Lawn maintenance and utilities included in housing cost.

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