Pre-law Learning Community

The Pre-Law Residential Learning Community is open to students majoring in Philosophy Politics and Law (PPL), Philosophy, Politics, International Affairs, Economics, History, Criminal Justice, Communications, Business (generally), Political Science.

Residential Learning Communities (RLC) allow you to live with other students sharing the same academic major or special interest. As an RLC member, you have the opportunity to attend social and academic programs with other students, interact with faculty outside of the classroom, and get to know an upper division Community Mentor who shares your major or interest area.

Residential Learning Communities (RLC) are located in one of 10 Freshmen Connection Halls and participants are eligible for priority room selection. Additional information regarding room and roommate selection will be sent to student NAU email accounts if you are accepted into the RLC.

Priority enrollment

Seats in certain high-demand classes will be reserved for freshman in Learning Communities. Your adviser will help you enroll in these courses. Visit Priority Enrollment to find out more about enrollment and advising.

Seats will be reserved in:

Fall semester:

  • PHI 105 – Introduction to Ethics: introduces first-year students to philosophical analysis of the ethical life.  Reading and critical discussion of both classical and contemporary texts are pursued.

Spring semester:

  • PHI 223 – Argument Analysis: first-year students will be introduced to the systematic study of arguments, emphasizing analysis and evaluation of arguments as they occur in everyday life.