How do I know if a LLC is right for me? The LLC will work with you to enhance your academic performance and provide an opportunity for support, personal growth and reflection. If you want an enhanced learning experience the LLC is for you. You will get out of the LLC what you put in.
Who can apply to be a part of an LLC? Any student who will be a full time 1st year and not have already declared a major can apply.
Is there anything I have to do to prepare for the LLC ahead of time? No there is nothing you need to do to prepare ahead of time, just come prepared to learn and have fun!
If I register to be a part of this LLC, how long is that commitment for? Being part of the LLC means a commitment of 2 semesters (fall and winter).
Do I qualify for a single room? Students returning to residence at Memorial are eligible to apply for a single room. There is a point system involved based on academic grades and semesters in residence.
Do I get to choose my roommate? On your residence application, you are able to identify who you would like to have as your roommate. If this person is also part of the LLC we will make every effort to accommodate your roommate request.
If I apply with a friend who isn’t part of the LLC can we be roommates? You and your friend(s) can apply to live in the same residence however only students who are part of the LLC will be assigned as roommates. The Accommodations office will make every effort to ensure you and your friend(s) accommodations preferences are met.
Are there extra fees associated with becoming a member of the LLC? There are absolutely no extra fees associated with being a part of the LLC. You pay the same fees as all other students.
What happens if I don’t like the LLC? Do I have to stay? If you are not enjoying your time in residence or as part of the LLC, we encourage you to stay and speak to our Residence Life staff as well as use the supports offered to you. Talk to us about how you feel and what's going on. We want to make your time here at Memorial as enjoyable as possible…however if you feel the LLC isn't the right fit for you, then you can choose to leave the LLC. You may however be moved to a different room/building to allow another student to become part of the LLC. You will still be registered in your courses.
When or how will I know if I've been accepted? After you have been offered a space in our on-campus residences, you will be contacted regarding your acceptance to the LLC.
Will this mean more work for me? Other than attendance at programming aimed to help you with your studies and future goals, there is no extra work involved!! Extra work is encouraged but is a personal choice. As with anything, the more work you put in the more you get out!
What is a major? A major is a subject or field of study which a student normally specializes in during the course of degree studies.
What if I don't like the required courses, can I still participate? The required courses are mandatory; however Academic Advising is more than willing to help you select courses that complement your interests.
Can I join other student groups/clubs/societies on campus? Yes and in fact we would encourage you to get involved in campus life and the community
Am I eligible to participate in other residence events? Yes indeed! You should take part in those which interest you to make valuable connections!
If I want to find out more about an LLC, who can I contact? email@example.com