Explore Engineering, Mathematics and Science Living Learning Community

Build Friendships

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville is proud to offer a Living Learning Community (LLC) for all freshman students in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science (EMS) who are interested in exploring career opportunities in EMS fields. The EMS LLC is located in the newly renovated Dobson Hall.

Welcome to the Explore EMS LLC!


An LLC is a group of students that live together in a residence hall and focus on a particular area of interest. The Explore EMS LLC is a stimulating living environment for new freshman students in the College of EMS who are interested in learning more about EMS career opportunities. Maybe you have declared an Undecided major in EMS. Or maybe you have declared a specific major, but you’re interested in confirming your major or exploring other majors. You are in the right place; this is the LLC for you!

Our Explore EMS Living-Learning Community will help in your transition to college life and provide an opportunity for you to develop meaningful friendships with others who have similar academic goals. Students will build strong personal and academic networks with each other and with College of EMS faculty and professionals. This LLC is dedicated to providing you with career exploration and guidance by educating you on the career opportunities that arise from College of EMS majors.


Who is eligible to join?

Any incoming freshman in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Science. The Explore Engineering, Mathematics and Science LLC is the perfect place for students who are an Undecided majors in the College of EMS or for students who have declared a major and are interested in learning more about career options in EMS fields. 


What are the benefits of joining?

As a resident of the Explore EMS LLC, you will have many unique opportunities, including:

• Touring company facilities
• Enhancing academic and social opportunities
• Greater involvement in learning
• Increasing satisfaction with your UW-Platteville experience
• Friendships with classmates who may be in the same classes and academic programs
• Building stronger academic relationships and better connections with College of EMS faculty members and professionals


What activites are offered in the LLC?

Throughout the academic year, students in the Explore EMS LLC will be offered various activities and events. These activities and events are designed to build connections between LLC members and faculty while exploring careers in EMS and growing personally and professionally.  Activities and event that may be offered include:
• Study groups with students who have the same classes (a favorite among LLC members!)
• Interactive events with industry professionals and EMS faculty
• Presentations and workshops on academic involvement, community service, research opportunities, career exploration, résumé building, and interviewing
• Meals with faculty and LLC staff
• Community and campus service projects
• Social activities on and off campus


Sounds great, how do i register?

• Submit your housing application deposit to Residence Life. Mark Explore EMS LLC (Dobson Hall) as your housing preference on your application
• Complete the Online Explore EMS LLC Registration webform
• Mail the $100.00 LLC fee to the address below

     University of Wisconsin-Platteville EMS LLC
     Attention: Carrie Cullen
     1 University Plaza
     Platteville, WI 53818

In order to provide events throughout the year, we ask that LLC studetns pay a $100 participation fee.  Scholarships are available based on financial need.  The final deadline to receive the $100 fee is June 28th. Spots may be given to other students on the waiting list if payment is not received by the deadline.
Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis for any eligible conditionally admitted student.  There are 52 spots in the LLC.

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