Residential Living-Learning Communities

LLC graphicWhat are residential living-learning communities (LLCs)?
Residential living-learning communities are a link between residence life, academics and community service where students with similar interests can learn from each other and participate in similar experiences and classes.

Why are LLCs important at Pfeiffer?

  • Students in LLCs are more likely to be happy at their university.
  • Students in LLCs have 3-12% higher persistence rates.
  • Students in LLCs are more likely than others to graduate in 2-6 years.
  • Students in LLCs have a cumulative GPA that is .4 higher than others.
  • Students in LLCs score higher on professional school entrance exams.

QUEST | Download Application

  • A community for first-year students in outdoor activities, service, and sustainability
  • Partnership between Residence Life, Center for Outdoor Leadership, and academics
  • Application process to select students for the community
  • Activities planned for QUEST:
    • Shared Pfeiffer Journey class with other Quest residents
    • Weekend retreat and activities with the Center for Outdoor Leadership
    • Service project each semester
    • Extra programming, activities and events

 PATHways | Download Application

  • A community for first-year students majoring in pre-health professions, nursing and exercise science
  • Partnership between Residence Life and academics
  • Experiences and programming directly related to pre-health and servant leadership
  • Application process to select students for the community
  • Activities planned for PATHways: 
    • Shared Pfeiffer Journey class with other PATHway residents
    • Off-campus experiences to help build relationships
    • Health-related service project each semester
    • Monthly dinner dialogues with local health professionals
    • Study groups and tutoring sessions in the residence halls
    • Extra programming, activities and events

Faith in Action | Download Application

  • A community for first-year students with a passion for servant leadership and spiritual exploration.
  • Partnership between Residence Life, The Village Church, and The Francis Center
  • Application process to select students for the community
  • Activities planned for Faith in Action
    • Shared academic courses with other Faith In Action residents
    • Off-campus experiences to help build relationships
    • Service projects on and off campus
    • Monthly dialogues about matters of spirituality and service

 Honors Residential College

  • A community of Undergraduate Honors Program scholars who challenge themselves in and out of the classroom through independent research designed in close collaboration with top undergraduate faculty.
  • Acceptance into the Honors Program is required prior to admittance to the Honors Residential College. Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   if you have questions about the Honors Program.
  • Activities planned for the Honors Residential College:
    • Shared Pfeiffer Journey class with other HRC residents
    • Off-campus experiences to help build relationships
    • Service project each semester
    • Monthly dinner dialogues and academically focused programs
    • Study groups and tutoring sessions in the residence hall
    • Extra programming, activities, and events.

South Quad

South Quad contains 2 residence halls:

New Hall
new hall exteriorCo-educational by apartment

For sophomores, juniors, and seniors with GPAs of 3.0
or higher.

  • air conditioning
  • living room (unfurnished)
  • kitchenette
  • laundry in each apartment
  • private bath for each of 3 bedrooms
  • Internet access

Room and window dimensions: Varies by room

2014-15 New Hall Residence Assistants:

  • Valeria Mendoza (NH North)
  • Ashlyn Freeman (NH South)

Vaughn Hall
vaughn exteriorWomen's residence

  • air conditioning
  • laundry
  • lounge
  • Internet access
  • loftable, movable furniture

Room dimensions: 7' x 9'

Window dimensions (l x w): 45" x 56"

2014-15 Vaughn Hall Residence Assistants:

  • Jessica Greene (1st floor)
  • Miracle Campbell (2nd floor)
  • Nikki Duffel (2nd floor)
  • Lauren Janka (3rd floor)
  • Jessica Hammond (3rd floor)

 


 

Ervin Hall
ervin exterior
Men's Residence

  • air-conditioning
  • laundry
  • Internet access
  • lounge

2013-2014 Ervin Residence Assistants:

  • Matt Humphries (1st floor)
  • Joe Wilber (2nd floor)

 

 

North Quad

North Quad contains 4 residence halls:

Cline Hall
cline exteriorCo-educational by floor

  • lounge
  • laundry
  • kitchen
  • Internet access
  • will be air conditioned in Summer 2014

Room and window dimensions: Vary in size

2014-15 Cline Hall Residence Assistant:

  • Natalie Miller

Merner Hall
merner exteriorCo-educational by floor

  • air conditioning (rooms 101-308)
  • lounge
  • laundry
  • kitchen
  • Internet access

Room dimensions:
Rooms 1-13 and 21-40: 10' x 10'
Rooms 101-308 (east wing): 8' x 9'

Window dimensions (l x w):
Rooms 1-13: 81" x 51"
Rooms 21-40: 69" x 51"
Rooms 101-308: 56" x 45"

2014-15 Merner Hall Residence Assistants:

  • Isaiah McCrary (1st Main)
  • Ashlyn Julian (1st Wing)
  • Tyler Foster (2nd Main)
  • Cara Johnson (3rd Wing)

Rowe Hall
rowe exteriorCo-educational by floor

  • air conditioning (wings only)
  • lounge
  • laundry
  • kitchen
  • Internet access

Room dimensions:
Rooms 100-317 (wings): 8' x 9'
Rooms 221-238: 10' x 8'

Window dimensions (l x w):
Rooms 100-317: 84" x 50"
Rooms 221-238: 72" x 50"

2014-15 Rowe Hall Residence Assistants:

  • Maddie Inman (1st Wing W)
  • Matt Bailey (1st Wing and Main)
  • Zaman Rashid (2nd Main)
  • Bobby Reasso (2nd Wing E)
  • Emily Robbian (2nd Wing W)
  • Jackario Smith (3rd Wing E)
  • Natalie Marsh (3rd Wing W)

Washington Hall
washington exteriorWomen's residence

Private rooms with movable furniture for upperclassmen.

  • air conditioning
  • lounge
  • laundry
  • Internet access

Room dimensions: 10' x 10'

Window dimensions (l x w):
Rooms 1-21: 83" x 50"

Rooms 21-39: 72" x 50"

2014-15 Washington Hall Residence Assistants

  • Jessica McCrimmon (1st floor)
  • Cassi Saunders (2nd floor)

Mid-Quad

Mid-Quad contains 2 residence halls:

Kluft Hall
Co-educational by floor

kluft exterior

  • air conditioning
  • lounge
  • laundry
  • Internet access

Room dimensions: 9' x 9'

Window dimensions (l x w): 43" x 69"

2014-15 Kluft Hall Residence Assistants:

  • Abbie Goodman (1st floor)
  • Amy Steller (2nd floor)

Plyler Hall
plyler exteriorCo-educational by floor

Private rooms with movable furniture for upperclassmen.

  • air conditioning
  • lounge
  • laundry
  • Internet access

Room dimensions: 10' x 9'

Window dimensions (l x w): 45" x 56"

2014-15 Plyler Hall Residence Assistants:

  • Nathan Jarman (1st floor)
  • Cade Isley (2nd floor)
  • Stef Hardig (3rd floor)

Housing Application

llcpostcardThose interested in living on campus in a Pfeiffer University residence hall must submit a housing application. The application supplies the Residence Life Office with important information used in roommate selection and housing assignment. Housing Assignments are carefully made by the Residence Life staff made, in order of receipt of Housing Application and enrollment deposit, by using the information provided in the Housing Application and will be posted on your my.pfeiffer.edu account.

Please submit your housing application and enrollment deposit before June 1 in order to be notified of your assignment on Friday, June 14.  

Completed applications should be mailed to:

Pfeiffer University
Office of Enrollment Management
P. O. Box 960
Misenheimer, NC 28109

Additional Information

  • First-year students at Pfeiffer live in a double room with a roommate for their first semester.
  • Housing Assignments are carefully made by the Residence Life staff by using the information provided in the Housing Application.
  • Please make sure that you fill out the second page of the application truthfully and that you include anything that would be important for a potential roommate to know about you.
  • Be sure to visit the website listed near the bottom of the Housing Application, complete the inventory, and submit your 4 letter type on the application.
  • If you have a specific roommate in mind, make sure that BOTH of you list each other in the Roommate Request section and that you include their address. We will honor 100% of roommate requests submitted by BOTH students. We do NOT accept roommate submissions or requests from anyone other than students.
  • Apply to live in one of our two living-learning communities for first-year students. Check out www.pfeiffer.edu/llc to learn more about those programs and to download the additional application.