College of the Environment and Life Sciences
Living and Learning Community
The College of the Environment and Life Sciences (CELS) Living and Learning Community provides first-year students with a living environment that promotes personal growth, academic success, and a smooth transition from high school to college. See an overview of LLCs at URI
Incoming first-year students admitted with a CELS major who request on-campus housing are automatically eligible for assignment to the CELS LLC residence hall.
Learn more about Living and Learning Community housing assignments.
Programming and Traditions
Here are just a few of the opportunities available to you through the CELS LLC as a first year CELS major, whether or not you live in Browning Hall:
- Professional academic advising
- Academic help in biology and chemistry
- College success workshops
- CELS Student Ambassador support
- Meet the faculty events
- Social and community networking programs
Staff and Contacts
Resident Academic Mentor (RAM)
Name: Becky Gumbrewicz
Class Year: 2019
Major: Environmental Science & Management
Hometown: Oxford, CT
Lilliam Abreu, Academic Advisor
Residence Hall Contact
For questions about the residence hall (room assignments, roommates, facilities, deadlines, etc.), please contact Deb Bergner, Coordinator of Educational Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401.874.4151.