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Living Learning Community

The Department of Residence Life and the College of Business are proud to partner in offering the College of Business Living and Learning Community. The College of Business Living and Learning Community is a residential living environment open to all incoming pre-business freshmen. The community is designed to engage you in programs and events that will benefit your professional development and allow you to enjoy the benefits of the College of Business. By living on this floor, you can develop friendships and relationships with other students who you will have classes with now and in the future. 

Why the College of Business Living and Learning Community is great for you

 

  • You will be able to participate in programs and events that are targeted toward business development and professionalism.
  • Your Community Advisor (CA) will also be a business student, so he or she can answer all of your College of Business related questions.
  • You will have the opportunity to learn more about the College of Business and its admission process.
  • You and your floor mates can attend College of Business events and club meetings together earlier in your college careers, which is essential to your professional development and a requirement for admittance into the College.

 

Benefits of the College of Business Living and Learning Community

 

  • You will live with other pre-business students who will be taking many of the same classes as you
  • You will be able to start building your personal and professional networks, which is essential for you to succeed as a College of Business student and intern while participating in networking and professional development programs.
  • You will have the opportunity to connect with the College of Business clubs and form a bridge to professional and collegial relationships.
  • You will learn about the different majors within the College of Business, which will help you chose the perfect major for you.
     
Who Can Join the College of Business Living and Learning Community? 

All pre-business students are invited to join the community. The College of Business Living and Learning Community is designed to build your understanding of what you can accomplish with a Bachelors of Business Administration.

What if I have a planned roommate who does not want to be a business major?

Preference for rooms in the COB Living and Learning Community will go to those with two business students.

What if I want to join the LIFE program and the College of Business Living and Learning Community?

The benefits of LIFE (Living in a First-Year Environment) will be available to you in the COB Living and Learning Community. “LIFE will provide a supportive yet challenging environment in which students feel safe, satisfied and will grow and develop.” In addition to these benefits, the College of Business is ready to focus its resources to help develop you even further, and earlier, in your college career.

How do I sign up for the College of Business Living and Learning Community?

If you choose to attend the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, you will be asked to fill out housing information online. When you fill out this online form be sure to check the box for the College of Business Living and Learning Community.