Advocates of Tomorrow students socialize at a program on designing an inclusive residential community. Living-Learning Communities (LLCs) provide students the opportunity to explore common interests with other students in their living environment. Through living and participating in an LLC, students will be provided with intentional and meaningful opportunities that will help them to make purposeful links between the academic and co-curricular components of their college experience.
Business Innovation LLC

Preparing The Next Generation of Global Business Leaders

Sponsored by the Manning School of Business, the UMass Lowell First-Year Business Innovation Living-Learning Community is dedicated to the study, advancement and success of future business leaders. This LLC is designed to support Manning School first-year students by providing social and educational residence hall programming that focuses on organizational and time management techniques that promote academic success. Students will be afforded opportunities to network with and become engaged within local business leaders as they explore career pathways within their intended career. Faculty Advisors are actively engaged with the students, creating unique opportunities that promote career development, networking opportunities and helping students find balance between academic rigors, personal and professional development.

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

  • Explore potential career opportunities.
  • Develop academic, personal and career goals that are achievable.
  • Engage in service opportunities that will develop leadership skills.

LLC FACULTY ADVISOR

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