Sign up for Cooper LLC begins on November 16 for students who are Junior standing and above. Please go to The Department of Residence Life webpage and click on "Room Reservations". By signing a contract for Cooper LLC, you are signing an academic year long contract that is legally binding. You will receive information on the School of Agriculture interview process for Cooper LLC shortly after you sign up with Residence Life. Should you not meet the criteria during the interview process, your contract with the Department of Residence Life is sill legally binding and you will need to sign up for a different residence hall for 2016-17.
Cooper Living and Learning Center
The Cooper Living and Learning Center is a residence hall located at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville's Pioneer Farm, seven miles from the main campus. The Cooper LLC is home to the Agricultural Living Learning Community facilitated by the School of Agriculture, in collaboration with staff from the Department of Residence Life. The Cooper Agriculture Living and Learning Community is for Junior and Senior students, consideration also given to Sophomore standing students, who are majoring or minoring with the School of Agriculture. Students choosing to select Cooper Living and Learning Center as a housing option are contracting with the Department of Residence Life for the academic year. This LLC specializes in programming to prepare you for life beyond college in your agricultural career. Activities may include: employer visits, faculty visits, resume and interviewing workshops, etc. If you are not selected to participate by the School of Agriculture, via the interview process, and you complete this housing contract, you will be required to reside in another on-campus residence hall space. Contact Dr. Jodi McDermott at 608.342.1366.
From the desk of the resident director
Hello Cooper Residents!
April is upon us, and it's sure to be an action-packed month! We'll be talking about hall closing before you know it! With a ton of events coming up, like April Break, Class registration, summer storage contracts, and more, it's sure to be busy! Check out the info below to prepare you for this month.
April Break: If you are planning to stay in the halls for April Break please sign up here. The halls will close at 6:00 p.m., Thursday, April 13th for break and will reopen 5:00 p.m., Sunday, April 16th.
Class Registration: It’s that time of the semester again! For those of you not graduating at the end of the semester, you should already be in contact with your advisor to set up your PIN meetings. Class registration opens Monday, April 3rd, please consult your PASS account for your exact registration time and date if you are unsure.
Summer Jobs: Are you looking to make some extra cash this Summer? Dont' forget to apply for a summer job on campus! We have plenty of openings, all of which can be found online on the Financial Aid webpage!
Safety Tip of the Month: Practice proper bike safety if you are choosing to ride a bike on campus or within the community. Wear a helmet, ride with traffic, obey traffic laws, use proper signals, and wear proper clothing when riding at night. Also, be respectful of other pedestrians using the sidewalks.
Taylor M. Burke
McGregor Hall Resident Director
Cooper Living and Learning Center Resident Director
We are truly grateful for Jerry & Fran Cooper's support of the university.