Information for

Biology Living-Learning Community


These Living-Learning Communities offer students a unique opportunity to live with their peers and pursue their passion for science.


Join your academic community


In addition to living and learning with other students in your program of study, you will have support from your Peer Leader – an upper year Science student who has taken similar courses and can connect you with the people and resources you need to succeed.


Activities & Events


Examples of planned living-learning programs include:

  • Writing lab reports workshops
  • Organized dinners and events with faculty members and alumni
  • Study sessions for core Science courses
  • Academic and career information sessions

Peer Leaders





About Ron Eydt Village residence


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The Science communities will be in Ron Eydt Village, one of our traditional-style residence buildings.

At Ron Eydt Village, you’ll be part of a dynamic environment where you can meet up with friends and enjoy delicious stir-fry dinners from the cafeteria, relax by playing some pool or ping pong, work out in the fitness room, or study in quad lounge.


How to join


Applications for Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 Living-Learning Communities are now open. Start here to apply.

Incoming students can indicate their interest in a Living-Learning Community on the Residence Community Ranking Form during the residence application process.



If you have any questions regarding Living-Learning Communities, please email Living-Learning or call us at 519-888-4567, ext. 31314.


Student profiles

Read what it's like to live in a Living-Learning Community or to be a Peer Leader.

How to apply

Indicate your interest in the Living-Learning Community on the Residence Community Ranking Form during your residence application process.


The Science Living-Learning Communities are open to all first-year students entering Biology or Physical Sciences (both regular and co-op) in September.

Students entering the Life Physics program are also eligible to join the Physical Sciences Living-Learning Community.


If you have any questions regarding Living-Learning Communities, please contact Living-Learning or call us at 519-888-4567, ext. 31314.