STEM Living Learning Community

The Living Learning Community for students majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.

Student working in chemistry lab.
Student in Chemistry Lab

About the STEM LLC

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) LLC is open to students of the Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering. Students in this LLC will live on the fifth floor of Presidents Hall and participate in activities designed to help STEM students succeed at UWF. STEM LLC students will build lifelong friendships by supporting each other throughout the college experience. In addition, students will have the opportunity to get to know faculty mentors outside the classroom, gain valuable leadership and interpersonal skills through weekly educational programs, participate in specialized tutoring and study nights for STEM courses, and interact and receive guidance from upperclassmen.

Presidents Hall

STEM Major List

The STEM LLC is open to students who have declared majors for departments in the Hal Marcus College of Science and Engineering. Here is a detailed list of majors that qualify for the STEM LLC.

  • Biology
    • General Biology
    • Marine Biology
    • Pre-professional Biology
  • Chemistry
    • Biochemistry
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Cybersecurity
    • Information Technology
    • Software Engineering
  • Earth and Environmental Sciences
    • Oceanography
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics

Resident Assistants (RA) 

The Presidents Hall resident assistant (RA) staff is made up of 9 RAs who all live in the building. Two resident assistants have been selected to specifically support the STEM LLC. RAs are responsible for building community, planning and facilitating fun and educational programs, ensuring all policies are being followed, and supporting the residents in the STEM LLC.

STEM Peer Academic Leaders (PALs)

The STEM LLC staff also includes two Peer Academic Leaders [PALs], who are peer mentors to the residents of the STEM LLC. STEM PALs organize and host programs geared towards helping residents succeed academically, hold study hours in the lounges, recognize students who have been working hard academically, and more. They’re here to help residents succeed and connect them to campus resources. Since the STEM PALs live on the same floor, they are easily accessible.

Presidents Hall Director (HD)

The Presidents Hall Director oversees the day-to-day operations of the building, supervises the RAs, assists students with their needs, coordinates programming and events with the faculty mentors, and more.