Frequently Asked Questions About The DEAL
We believe that community is a core piece to success in college! So, living in McNerny Hall and participating in programs together will help create that community of friends and support. Thus, living in McNerny is a requirement for the program unless you will be commuting to school.
The first thing you need to do is complete your Housing Contract (click for contract information). Aft that, contact the Housing Office by email [email protected] and CC: [email protected] to notify them that you were accepted into the DEAL LLC and want to be moved to McNerney Hall. If your roommate is moving with you please have him or her email housing as well and request the DEAL LLC based on the roommate status of a DEAL student.
Yes, a friend can be your roommate and not move in early. However, if your friend is living in McNerny with you, s/he will need to fill out a contracted agreement to participate in the DEAL LLC activities and programs.
You may quit the LLC, but you would need to move out of the McNerny Hall at semester break. If it is spring semester, you would need to move out upon quitting.
The room and board rate for a single room versus a double room is different. Opting for a signle room will cost more for students. For more information on housing rates please visit the Housing and Residence Life homepage.
No, the DEAL LLC is only for incoming freshman.
If you are a commuter student and want to participate in the DEAL LLC activities and programs, you are able to do that under a contracted agreement. We ask that if you are considering this to communicate that with us as early as you can!
Throughout the academic year we will host programs to engage in our 4 pillars (Diversity, Engagement, Academics, and Leadership) and help create community amongst participants. Though we think you should attend all of these programs, some of will be required while others will be highly encouraged.
Yes! Learn more about the other Living Learning Communities here.