Natural Sciences and Mathematics Living and Learning Community

The Natural Sciences and Mathematics Living and Learning Community (LLC) is one of the LLCs offered in the College of Arts and Sciences and provide first-year students with a living environment that promotes personal growth, academic success, and a smooth transition from high school to college. This LLC focuses on the following cornerstones:

  • Providing a safe and welcoming community among Natural Sciences and Mathematics majors to give them a place to belong and grow
  • Cultivating connections among students

See an overview of LLCs at URI


Incoming first-year students admitted with majors in ChemistryChemistry and Forensic Sciences, Computer ScienceData Science, Mathematics, Medical PhysicsPhysics, Physics and Physical Oceanography, and Statistics 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 examples of programs that will be offered:

  • Registration Is a Piece of Cake: Get help from faculty and advisors as you sign up for classes
  • Peer Study Groups and Peer Tutoring


Staff and Contacts

Resident Academic Mentor (RAM)

Nick Powers

Major: Computer Science and Applied Mathematics

Class Year: 2024

Hometown: West Greenwich, RI

Academic Partner

Alana Bibeau, Assistant Professor Sociology