Frequently Asked Questions
Question: How do I propose or apply for a Living Learning Community or Theme House?
Answer: To submit a proposal for the Living Learning Community & Theme Housing program, please complete the following steps:
- Partner with six to eight students who share a common societal issue
- Attend the Living Learning Community & Theme Housing Informational Session
- Select an advisor! Each house must have an adviser who is either a faculty member or an approved college official, and who is committed to playing a key role in helping students reflect on what they are learning.
- Submit your application by the date listed in the proposal. The completed application and supplemental materials must be submitted electronically.
Question: How does the selection process work?
Answer: The selection committee will review and score applications. Additional each group will have the opportunity to interview with a panel of campus representatives. Living Learning Community and Theme Housing placements will be announced prior to Housing Lottery for 2016-2017.
Question: What are the perks to living in an Living Learning Community or Theme House?
Answer: Students who participate in a Living Learning Community & Theme Housing will be living with other students who share similar academic and/or social interests as themselves. Participation in a community will help students become connected to the campus, and developing their own programming around a unique societal issue. This passion or personal interests fostering academic success.
Question: Is space limited?
Answer: YES! Space is limited. The selection process happens before the 2016/2017 Housing Lottery. If you are interested in being a part of the Living Learning Communities or Theme Housing you must submit a proposal by the deadline. In order to provide a centralized experience for those living in our theme communities, we need to keep space limited. If you are unable to select the LLC/ Theme House of your choice for the next academic year, we may offer other options in the future!