Philo Edu

Elon students living in on-campus residence halls have access to more than 60 channels of news, entertainment, and premium programming with Philo Edu. Activate your account for instant access to your favorite shows and up to 20 hours of DVR capabilities on any device, from any location on campus.

For help with account activation, connecting devices, or other Philo Edu information, please see our Philo Edu Connection Guide in the Knowledge Base. Remember:

  • Live TV is only available on campus.
  • Philo Edu is a service for students living in on-campus residence halls, not leased housing.

If you are having trouble accessing Philo Edu, select "Report an Issue" and complete the form. You may also request help through the Philo Support Center.

Access Philo

Available To

Students living in Elon’s on-campus residence halls through a current Residence Life housing assignment.

Benefits & Key Features

  • More than 60 channels of news, entertainment and premium programming that you can watch on any device, from any location on campus
  • Built-in DVR capability that allows you to record up to 20 hours of your favorite shows
  • Unlimited premium content, which you can also watch when traveling or at home


There is no cost associated with this service. 

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