LLC & Theme Housing Options
Here at Winston-Salem State University, students can sign up for living-learning communities (LLCs) and Theme Housing. By living in an LLC/Theme Housing, you’ll discover an avenue for making friends, enhancing your studies, and connecting with the campus community. These communities are the perfect place to embrace your sense of adventure, broaden your horizons, and make the most of your college years.
What it's all about
- Blending the residential and academic experience
- Trying new things, making new friends, and challenging yourself
- Getting a good education, but also growing as a person
- Connecting with peers, mentors, and campus resources
- Interacting with professors and university staff members
- Opportunities for shared coursework
- Taking trips to events on and off campus
How Do I Choose?
We have over 16 unique Living-Learning Communities (LLC) & Theme Housing Options. There are a wide variety of options to choose from. Check out a brief description for each LLC/Theme Housing Option and look at some sample programs to get a feel for what each community is all about. When selecting your room during the room selection process, choose an LLC or Theme community of your interest.
Your Resident Advisor and Hall Director will plan events throughout the year related to your LLC or Theme community topic. The wide range of social and educational events offered enhances the academic experience and provide opportunities for community development. Research shows students who get involved in LLCs/Theme Housing are more likely to:
- Stay in college
- Earn a higher GPA
- Experience a greater degree of satisfaction with their overall college experience
Your on-campus experience will be shaped by the living-learning community you choose. In your LLC/Theme Housing, you will be surrounded by students who are passionate about your interests—ensuring you will make fast friends. You will gain valuable experience and preparation to be a student leader on campus.
How to Apply
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors will self-select during the Housing Selection Process. By selecting, you agree to participate in the additional programs made available for you. For certain LLCs or Themes participation in a particular program previously is required (i.e., Renaissance 2, and Upperclass Honors)
Freshmen will provide their first three preferences for LLC/Theme Housing options and the housing staff will do its best to accommodate.
For More Information
Please contact Housing and Residence Life at 336-750-3400 or email email@example.com