Living Learning Community FAQ
For the 2018-2019 Academic Year: First year students in Global Leadership, Grand Challenges, Honors Program, SHaRP, and SMaRT pay $400 per semester. I-House and WST students pay $200 per semester. First year students in iGniTe*, pay $200 for the late summer session.
*Summer only program
All Living Learning Community students must live with their community, and only members can live with the LLC.
Fall 2018 and Spring 2019
iGniTe: Folk, Caldwell, Hefner, West Campus (Late Summer Session)
Global Leadership: Perry Matheson, East Campus
Grand Challenges: Howell and Cloudman, East Campus
Honors Program: Hefner and Armstrong, West Campus
SMaRT: Folk, West Campus
SHaRP: Caldwell, West Campus
I-House: Hayes and Gray Houses, East Campus
WST: Stein and Goldin Houses, East Campus
Fall 2018 Admission
Global Leadership, Grand Challenges, Honors Program, SHaRP, and SMaRT send early action invitations to students by April 8th and regular admission invitations by April 24th. I-House and WST notify applicants by February 10th.
Summer 2018 Admssion
iGniTe students can select their Living Learning Community track via their admission portal, and we request early action students make their selection by April 21st and regular admission students select by May 1st.
How do I apply for a Living Learning Community?
Admitted students can apply to all Living Learning Communities using the link in their admission portal. For more information regarding LLC requirements and commitment, please visit each community's website. Students are invited to apply to all Living Learning Communities that they have an interest in pursuing. If invited to join more than one community, students must choose only one*. Please remember that SMaRT is for Science and Math (College of Science) majors only and Science and Math majors interested in pre-health are given priority for SHaRP.
*Students can participation in the iGniTe Summer Living Learning Community AND any other Living Learning Community.
If you need information about housing, i.e. how to apply for campus housing, how to pay for campus housing, the deadline for payments, the size of the room, the cost of the room, etc., you can visit the Housing website or call 404-894-2470.
For information regarding a specific Living Learning Community's requirements or application process, i.e. required courses, required activities, application deadlines, roommate selection process, etc., you can visit each community's website or call their office.
For general information regarding Living Learning Communities at Georgia Tech, i.e., how to determine which community is right for you, why Georgia Tech offers LLCs, the value of LLCs for students, etc., email the Center for Academic Enrichment.