Benefits of Joining HLLC

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The Honors Living-Learning Community offers a myriad of experiences designed to cultivate personal, social, and academic growth. By engaging a broad base of faculty, staff, students, and external stakeholders with wide-ranging professional expertise, HLLC will allow students to diversify their skill sets and explore new areas of learning. The curriculum will seamlessly engage our students in existing anchor institution collaborations in Newark as well as draw out the local-global connections in publicly engaged scholarship and education. Challenging curricular and co-curricular experiences will expand learning beyond the classroom and integrate it with daily campus and community life.

Our honors students will benefit from a number of opportunities:

  • Personalized academic mentoring and advisement
  • Interdisciplinary curriculum dedicated to student success
  • A close community of peers to enrich the college experience
  • Dynamic internships, research assistantships, and community engagement
  • International research and service opportunities
  • Opportunities for leadership and professional development on and off campus
  • Richly diverse experiences with individuals from many backgrounds