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Living-Learning Community

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The Coggin College of Business Living-Learning Community (LLC) is for any first-year student who is interested in pursuing a career in business. Located in Osprey Crossings, LLC participants will have access to fellow students, faculty and staff who share and support your interest in being successful in your major/minor as a business student and future leader.

Experiences to Expect From Participating:

  • Move-in early to participate in a required retreat that will help you get to know the faculty, staff, and students participating in the program. 
  • Special access to programs and events focused around professional and personal development relevant to your career goals in business. 
  • Live on a designated floor with other LLC participants. 
  • Take a shared class (GEB 1990- Advantage in Business) in the fall. 

Program Objectives

  • Introduce the 8 different majors in the Coggin College of Business 
  • Ease the transition process into college by building essential competencies such as time management and critical thinking and introducing university resources such as tutoring, academic coaching, supplemental instruction, skill workshops, and the library 
  • Introduce components of the Coggin College of Business including Study Abroad, the Career Management Center, Academic Advising and other valuable resources 
  • Explore different career opportunities and the necessary skills required in particular business fields
  • Engage with key Coggin leaders – faculty, staff, alums, upperclassmen – who can strengthen the educational experience 
  • Create a community of students who share similar academic interests and professional goals 
  • Build an environment where students can have fun while establishing an identity with the Coggin College of Business and the University of North Florida 

Still Have Questions? Contact us!


Paul Schreier
Assistant Director for Academic Support Services, Coggin College of Business

Sheresa Divens
Coordinator Education Initiatives
(904) 620-5258

Sarah Friswold

Assistant Director for Housing and Residence Life