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Living-Learning Communities

Our Living-Learning Communities have been created to bring students with shared interests, passions or academic pursuits together in a shared residential environment. When you join one of these communities, you are afforded all the benefits of on-campus living, along with additional advantages that help you to more deeply engage with each group’s defined purpose.

Our 19 Living-Learning Communities include:

These advantages include living with peers who share similar academic, personal and social interests; unique connections with dedicated faculty, staff and student leaders; and opportunities throughout the year to enhance your academic and personal experiences through community-wide programming, social outings and lifelong social connections.

The Bobcat Media LLC focuses on all things media: news, streaming shows, network TV, films, social media and influencers, YouTube shows, podcasts, audio production, sports communication, etc. Many members will likely choose to be involved in campus media-related organizations such as the Quinnipiac Film Society (QFS), Q30, The Chronicle, WQAQ, QBSN, as well as media-related activity with units around campus such as the athletic department or the integrated marketing communications team. Participants will be encouraged to form groups to create their own show or podcast as well.

Learn more about The Ledges

The Business 3+1 LLC cultivates a strong community by focusing on team building, practical experiences and leadership initiatives. Working within the LLC and across campus, members of this community are dedicated to becoming better students and citizens.

Learn more about The Ledges

The Communications 3+1 LLC is a supportive community aimed at fostering academic and social growth in its members. With the assistance of faculty and staff, members of this community partake in group activities related to study and play and enjoy specialized advising.

Learn more about The Ledges

The Engineering and Computer Science LLC focuses on academic skills, community and friendship building, with programming that emphasizes hands-on activities. At the conclusion of the year, members of this LLC will be better students who are prepared to make a difference at QU and in the world.

Learn more about The Commons

The Health and Wellness LLC is for students who are looking to embrace an active lifestyle, making health a way of life. This community incorporates a holistic approach to wellness, including physical, nutritional, mental and social aspects. Students share their passion for health, and through co-curricular activities learn to advocate for themselves and others in the campus community.

Learn more about Troup

The Honors LLC is a community for students in the program to develop relationships and skills outside the classroom. The community participates in activities that promote curiosity and innovative thinking, and provides opportunities for members to pursue intellectual, personal and professional goals.

Learn more about Mountainview

This Interprofessional Healthcare LLC is for students who have a strong interest in health care and want to be part of a living and learning community that represents various professions in health care. This LLC prepares students to become health care professionals who work together to provide safe and effective care, and to optimize the health of the individual and population. Members of this community will model interprofessional teamwork and collaborative communication. Students will share experiences and learn together as they study to contribute to diverse health care fields and will become better students in the process.

Learn more about Larson

The Multicultural LLC is a dynamic community made up of students from diverse cultural backgrounds. It is for students who are committed to inclusion and equity on campus and wish to become agents of change. Members of this community work together with Residential Life, the Department of Cultural and Global Engagement, and others to explore identity, intersectionality, allyship, advocacy, as well as intercultural and social justice issues through a first-year seminar and programs throughout the year.

Learn more about Dana English

The Natural Sciences LLC is a home for students who are interested in working with QU's STEM faculty. Its members form a community of like-minded peers who focus on academics and social growth by participating in programming that emphasizes science and scientific research.

Learn more about The Commons

The Nursing LLC engages the community and strives to help its members develop personal and professional skills that will allow them to flourish while at QU and beyond. The LLC promotes lasting relationships between its members, faculty and staff through programs and events.

Learn more about Larson

The Occupational Therapy LLC creates a space for students to think, study and socialize while exploring occupational therapy and the benefits OT provides. Working with dedicated faculty members, it features curricular and co-curricular opportunities and advising to support its members.

Learn more about Troup

The Psychology LLC promotes academic and social growth by working with the Department of Psychology and others on campus on curricular and co-curricular events and programs. Its members form strong academic and personal bonds.

Learn more about Perlroth

The Sophomore Honors LLC is for second-year honors students who seek an intellectually engaged atmosphere that prizes serious study, lasting friendships and a wide range of programs and events.

The Sports LLC is for students who are interested in sports in any context. This LLC will bring together students across multiple disciplines united by their passion for sports. Working together, students will come away with a holistic view of the sports industry while diving deeper into the role that athletes, athletics and sports play in society.

Learn more about Irmagarde Tator

The Unity Floor LLC is for students who want to participate in and celebrate the LGBTQIA+ population. Welcoming all, this LLC is for those who identify as members of the community as well as allies. This LLC strives to help people feel comfortable in any setting and also seeks to identify and combat injustice on campus and beyond. People in this LLC want to make a change, whether one-on-one or large scale, recognizing that all impacts are important, and support one another through struggles and triumphs alike.

Learn more about Mountainview

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