Elabuga Institute hosts more than 1,000 students at two dormitories.
Comfortable conditions for living, learning, leisure and sport activities are created at the dorms. 2013 saw major overhauls of kitchens, showers, and toilet rooms. The dorms are equipped with a gym with shaping, fitness, and a choreography hall. There is a cinema hall, a lounge area, a recreation room with tennis tables and billiards, a board game room, and a laundry room with washing machines. Cinema nights are held weekly with following group discussions.
Dorm One hosts the Students' Union offices, Dorm Two - a medical room.
Best room contests and sports competitions are held on a regular basis by local dwellers.