Chinese Language Flagship Program
Living and Learning Community

The Chinese Language Flagship Program 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.
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Incoming first-year students admitted to the Chinese Language Flagship Program who request on-campus housing are automatically eligible for assignment to the 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 Chinese Language Flagship Program LLC, whether or not you live in Hillside Hall:

  • Flagship Orientation and Linguistic Preparation (week prior to regularly-scheduled move-in for First Year Flagship Students
  • Chinese Tutoring
  • Flagship Career Path Panel
  • Meet the Deans and Faculty Forum
  • Chinese Cultural Events: Movie Nights, Lectures, Cooking, and more
  • Piece of Cake: Registration Help, with Faculty and Advisors
  • Chinese Tea Time
  • Ice Cream Social
  • Scholarship Info Sessions

Staff and Contacts

Resident Academic Mentor (RAM)

Matthew Heath

Majors: Chinese and International Studies & Diplomacy

Class Year: 2025

Hometown: East Hartford, CT

Academic Partner

Wayne Wenchao He, Associate Professor of Chinese; Chinese Language Flagship Program Director