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 Mission Statement, Goals and Learning Outcomes 



Mission Statement

Living-Learning Communities at Slippery Rock University are dedicated to creating a progressive residential environment that is supportive of students developing personally, becoming responsible global citizens, and learning for a lifetime through meaningful interactions with faculty, staff and students. The Living-Learning Communities do this through academic partnerships, faculty and peer interactions, and by providing opportunities for academic, interest, and social development.


  • Provide a living and learning environment that is supportive of the academic and social development of students.
  • Enhance the academic and social experience of students through interactions with faculty, staff, and students within the residence hall community.
  • Be the catalyst for the development of life long friendships, professional relationships, and affection for Slippery Rock University.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will develop meaningful relationships with their LLC peers
  • Students will be able to identify and utilize opportunities to become involved in their LLC
  • Students will learn to work with others, practice collaboration across difference and be committed to ethical action
  • Students will engage in activities that enhance their academic program to interest development
  • Students will develop meaningful connections with a faculty or staff