Information for

School of Accounting and Finance Living-Learning Community

Accounting and Finance

Live with peers who share your drive for success and interest in accounting and financial management.

In addition to living with and learning from your peers, you will also have support from your Peer Leader – an upper-year student from the School of Accounting and Finance, who has taken similar courses and can connect you with the people and resources you need to succeed.


Join your academic community


The School of Accounting and Finance community is open to all first-year students entering one of the following programs:

  • Accounting & Financial Management

  • Biotechnology/Chartered Professional Accounting

  • Computing & Financial Management

  • Mathematics/Chartered Professional Accounting


Activities & Events


Your Peer Leader will also connect you to programs that will enhance your in-class learning and help you reach your fullest potential as a student and an aspiring professional.

  • Social activities to connect you to your community, like Hot Chocolate and Chill in the winter,

  • Mix and mingle events with faculty members, alumni, and upper-year students to practice networking skills in a safe space,

  • Study sessions for core courses such as AFM 101 and MATH 109,

  • Academic information sessions,

  • Assistance with developing your ePortfolio - an online portfolio which showcases your learning over time ... and more!


Peer leaders



Akshaya Raja


Alba Navarro



Kevin Xu


Kevin Zhao



Nishi Shah


Qianya Zhang



Rida Jaffery


Rowley Luo



Shana Hajmanouchehri


Shubhankar Bhatt



Simran Natt


Surbhi Garg



Vidya Nair


About Village 1 residence


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The School of Accounting and Finance community will be in Village 1, one of our traditional-style residence buildings.

In Village 1, you’ll be part of a dynamic environment where you can meet up with friends and grab a late night snack from the cafeteria, relax by playing some basketball at the outdoor court, or get some work done in one of the study rooms.


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.


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