Here ate Central Washington University being part of a community is about making connections with others who have common interests. Community is about getting involved and contributing to something larger than yourself. Living Learning Communities (LLCs) at Central Washington University bridge students' academic interests and goals with their residence hall living experience.
Students with common academic interests live together in the same residence hall and develop personal and academic relationships with other students and faculty from a field of study. Students participate in out of classroom enrichment activities that support their academic pursuits. As noted below, some LLCs are connected to specific courses that students take together.
Freshmen and upper class students enjoy living in a LLC because they live with students with similar interests and common academic pursuits. It provides them with opportunities to live, learn, and grow together in an environment where faculty and residence hall staff collaborate to create an environment supportive of students' academic pursuits.
Research has shown that students living in a LLC have better academic performance, greater sense of collegiality, enhanced personal development, increased intercultural experiences, and greater exposure to positive social environments.
For more information on any of CWU's Living Learning or Theme Communities, contact Ian Miller, Assistant Director, Residence Life at 509-963-1704 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
University Housing and New Student Programs
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If you are attending the CWU this Fall on the Ellensburg Campus do not miss these important dates. SCWU Resident Survey
The CWU Resident Survey is open for all on campus students through January 17.Your feedback is imporFYE/SYE/HYPE Aim To Cure The Winter Blues
The First Year Experience [FYE] and Sophomore Year Experience [SYE] programs are here to support stuWinter Quarter 2015 New Student Orientation
Winter Quarter 2015 New Student Orientation designed for all incoming first year and transfer studenNew Housing Staff Members
Housing welcomes Brad Sandefer as the Residence Hall Coordinator for the West Bassetties, and Eric S