Neuroscience LLC

The Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program (INP) Living and Learning Community (LLC) is one of the LLCs offered between the College of Pharmacy, College of Health Sciences, and the College of Environment Life Sciences. It provides 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 Neuroscience 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 Neuroscience who request on-campus housing are automatically eligible for assignment to Barlow Hall, 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
  • Do-nut Stress (midterm check-in)
  • Peer Study Groups and Peer Tutoring

Staff and Contacts

Resident Academic Mentor (RAM)

Destiny Sanders

Major: Neuroscience

Class Year: 2024

Hometown:  Mansfield, MA

Academic Partner

Patrick McIlveen, Coordinator for Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program