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Creative Artists

Creative Artists Living-Learning Community is designed for students that have a passion for the arts.

Creating a vision for the future

The First-Year Creative Artists Living-Learning Community is designed for students that have a passion for the arts. Whether your passions lie within Studio Art, Animation, Art History, Graphic Design, or any other type of art, this LLC is open to every First-Year student whom has a vested interest in creative expression. For all majors, this LLC is supported by a dedicated faculty advisor from the Art & Design Department who empowers students to explore this versatile topic area, further connecting students with their creative side. This LLC is sponsored by the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

As a result of living in the First-Year Creative Artists Living-Learning Community, students will have the opportunity to…

  • Explore diverse expressions of art, including the recognition of influential and emerging artists.
  • Identify areas in need of balance and stress reduction that will sustain overall wellbeing within the following areas: Physical, Financial, Social, Community & Career Wellbeing.
  • Develop meaningful relationships through networking opportunities with faculty, staff, alumni and peers that promote professional and academic success.
  • Utilize campus resources that may assist in accomplishing personal and academic goals (e.g., Internships, Finding a Mentor, Joining Student Clubs/Organizations, Tutoring, etc.).
  • Explore Fine Arts Major/Minor offerings and requirements within the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (e.g., Animation, Graphic Design, Studio Art, etc…).
  • Analyze social issues within the Fine Arts community.

First-year LLC ADVISOR

First-Year: Professor Michael Roundy | Visiting Lecturer, Art & Design, College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

How to Sign Up

Applying to a Living-Learning Community is free and easy:

1. Visit the Online Housing Portal and click on the housing application form.

2. Select the Living-Learning Community you wish to apply for and answer a few short answer questions on the "Living-Learning Community Selection" page of the housing application.

3. Invitations to participate in the LLC will be extended via email to applicants based on application answers and availability.

4. If offered a spot in the Living-Learning Community, return to the housing application using the link sent in the invitation email to accept/decline your place in the community.

5. Select your room in the Living-Learning Community on LLC Room Selection Day.