Learning Community FAQ
Will I be isolated in a
Not at all. Although Learning Community residents are assigned
to live near one another, there are only about 20-30 members on a floor with
50-80 residents. Choosing a Learning Community gives you the best of both
worlds—the opportunity to live near students in your interest area, and the
chance to interact with a diverse group of students in your hall.
Can I live with a friend even
if they don’t have the same major or interest in the Learning Community?
Yes you can if space is available. We will allow you to
bring a roommate with you, even if that person isn’t in the major or interested
in the Learning Community. Your roommate is more than welcome to join his/her
floormates in the activities planned for the Learning Community members.
Will there be a lot of
activities in the Learning Community?
have the opportunity to get involved with your Learning Community. In most
cases, six or seven activities are scheduled each semester, and residents are
asked to participate in at least half of those activities. Weekly or bi-weekly
meetings are held to inform residents of upcoming activities and to plan future