As a member of a Living 学习ing Community at the 威斯康星-密尔沃基大学, you 得到 to be part of a “community 与in a community” by living in the residence halls among students 与 similar interests. There are multiple 生活学习社区 at each UWM residence hall.
有限责任公司的主题每年都不同. For the most recent set of offerings, check out the “社区的选择” section, below.
Each LLC’s students live in the 相同 area (floor/wing) of the residence hall, 通常一起上课. There is no additional cost to be part of an LLC. Living in an LLC makes it easier to meet classmates, 组成学习小组, and 得到 involved in leadership opportunities. 学生 in LLCs report making friends faster, 有更高的分数, 以更好的速度毕业, than students who do not live in LLCs.
The communities listed below are projected to be available for 2021-2022. You may view a community profile page and contact information for its coordinators, by clicking on the community name from the menu on the right.
沙堡大厅 (all projected to be in the newly renovated South Tower, unless otherwise indicated)
- 美国手语 (西塔)
- Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies
- 表演艺术 (舞蹈、音乐、戏剧)
Sandburg East Tower LLCs for Returners Only
- 体系结构设计 (架构2)
Why Join a Living 学习ing Community?
在自助餐厅的第一顿饭. 第一节课. 第一篇论文要交. 第一次期末考试. They can all present challenges for individual students. Yet, they are a very common experience for most UWM students. Participating in an LLC connects you 与 others students going through the 相同 things at the 相同 times. In addition to the comradery of being in a community 与 shared interests, you will enjoy the benefit of special events and activities throughout the year that are designed to help you adjust to college, while encouraging the development of friendships 与 other residents who have similar interests and ambitions.
Each LLC has a specially selected and trained staff that work 与 it. This staff includes: the Residence Life Coordinator (a full-time employee of 大学的宿舍 who is responsible for the students in their specific building), 教员, 居民助理, and/or a Student Success Center Mentor.
There are limited spaces in each Living 学习ing Community, so it is important to submit your Housing Contract & 确保你的LLC偏好是 最新的 by 5月1日. To be assigned in the first lottery, your contract must be submitted no later than 5月1日. You are then able to update your LLC and other preferences through 7月 1. If your contract is submitted post-5月1日 and you are eligible for an LLC, that assignment will receive priority if LLC空间允许. As a friendly reminder, your deposit must be paid in full in order to receive your assignment.
- Look at the LLC website to see which LLC interests you.
- You are not required to live in an LLC, but it is strongly encouraged if you have one that interests you!
- Make sure the major you have selected at UWM is eligible for the LLC. Many of our LLCs are restricted to specific majors, and we often cannot make exceptions.
- On your Housing contract, there is a drop-down menu for LLC Preference. 任何时候 之前 7月 1中,您可以 选择和 update the drop-down menu to reflect which LLC you are interested in.
- 大学的宿舍 & LLC staff will look at your LLC preference and 主要的, will email you to confirm if you are eligible for the community or not.
- If you ARE eligible for the LLC, you will go into the priority 5月1日 申请人和 只要 在空间允许的情况下，被放入有限责任公司. Unfortunately, some years we are not able to accommodate all LLC 申请人.
- If you are NOT eligible for the LLC, we will work 与 you to find another LLC or involvement opportunity to 得到 you connected to other students in 大学的宿舍!
住房分配将 start to be released Friday, 7月 9.
- We know that living in an LLC makes a big academic and social difference to the student experience. Because of this, LLCs are ranked as the top preference on your Housing Application.
- If you have someone you want to live 与 already, both of you will need to be eligible AND select the 相同 LLC共同生活 与在有限责任公司. If you and your roommate both do not meet eligibility requirements or select the LLC, you will be split up in our 作业流程. If you are trying to find a roommate ahead of time, consider posting on the “Class Of” Facebook page and specifically mentioning you are looking for a roommate also interested in your specific LLC.
- If you don’t have someone you want to live 与 already, that is totally ok! 大多数的 students come to college and have random roommates. 有限责任公司的一个好处是，如果你 得到 一个随机的室友, you know that they at least have similar interests or majors, which makes living to得到her a smoother transition and less scary. 绝大多数 随机配对室友很管用 很好 (and if they don’t, we have staff to support you through a mediation or room change).
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