Learning Communities

Learning Communities


Education is a journey best done with others. With this in mind we have launched our Learning Communities (LCs). Study and engage with your peers and faculty who share a similar passion inside the classroom and enjoy unique exposure to seeing it applied outside of the classroom. 

Careers in Business

Recommended for business majors.
Are you excited to start preparing for a career in business? Would you like to explore how business strategies can help you during college and profession? Then Careers in Business Learning Community is for you. Learn more here.

Dead on Arrival

Recommended for criminal justice majors.
Are you planning to major in Criminal Justice? Would you like to have connected classes that take a deeper dive in this field with your peers and faculty? Then you may enjoy our Dead on Arrival Learning Community. Learn more here.

Exploring Nursing

For students residing on the Nursing floor in the Alpine Village residential area.
Are you interested in nursing? Are you ready to come alongside your peers and faculty with similar interests to learn about the different areas within the field of nursing? Then you may enjoy our Exploring Nursing Residential Learning Community. Learn more here.

Residential Learning Community: A learning community where students reside on the same floor in on-campus housing. 

Farm to Table

Are you interested in nutrition and health? Would you like to learn more about how food is grown and how it impacts your well-being?  Learn more about Farm to Table here.


Recommended for first-generation college students.
Are you hoping to find belonging, community, affirmation, and recognition as you navigate your college journey? The First-Gen Learning Community is the experience for you. Learn more here.

First-generation college student: A students whose parent/s did not complete a four-year (Bachelor's) degree, regardless of other family members' level of education.

Healthcare Pathways

Have you thought about a career in healthcare? Would you like to learn about the many careers in healthcare and which one aligns best with your values and goals? If so, the Healthcare Pathways Learning Community is for you. Learn more here.

Live Stronger: Holistic Well-Being

Interested in how to care for yourself in a holistic way? Would you like opportunities to learn alongside your peers about ways to navigate life transitions mentally, physically, spiritually, and more? Then you may enjoy our Live Stronger: Holistic Well-being Learning Community. Learn more here.

Mission to Mars

Recommended for engineering students.
Are you interested in engineering and how it plays a part in our world? Would you like to apply your skills from any discipline to solve team-based engineering challenges? Then you may enjoy our Mission to Mars Learning Community. Learn more here.

Have a Question?

For questions regarding UCCS Learning Communities, please email learncom@uccs.edu or visit our office in Main Hall, Room 324.