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! It’s November in Platteville!
Snow Emergency Parking - Effective November 15, Snow Emergency Parking (SEP) will be in effect, meaning that vehicles must be moved from lots and streets if a Snow Emergency is declared. Check for information in your email, on social media, and posted throughout the hall for more info!
Academic Support - If you find yourself struggling in classes, check out Academic Support Programs! With support systems like tutors, the writing center, and class help, there is sure to be a resource for you!
Safety Tip of the Month: Safety is always important so please utilize this safety tip for November: Thefts can happen in a matter of seconds causing you to lose your laptop, phone, wallet, etc. Be sure to lock your door when you aren’t home or sleeping, don’t leave your items unattended on campus, and keep your vehicle locked.
**Please remember that the halls will close on Wednesday, November 22, at 6pm for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Halls will reopen on Sunday, November 26, at 12pm. If you intend to stay in the halls during the Thanksgiving break please sign-up on the Department of Residence Life online form. **
And always, feel free to stop by any time to say hello!
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.