Learning Communities

Chancellor with students

Learning Communities are groups of students with shared interest, major or career goals that attend classes and co-curricular events together. This supportive environment assist you in establishing relationships with faculty and staff, building friendships with fellow students and to achieve your academic and personal goals. 

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UNC Pembroke offers seven unique Learning Communities with a wide range of topics. Learning Communities help new students connect to campus and ease their transition to UNC Pembroke.  UNC Pembroke is the place for you, no matter your interest.

  • The Maynor Honors College Living Learning Community*
  • Leadership Living Learning Community* 
  • Business Learning Community
  • Strengthening Our Ties: American Indian Learning Community 
  • Healthy Braves Learning Community
  • First Generation Learning Community 
  • Pre-Health Profession Learning Community 

If there is an asterisk, then the learning community is a residential community and you are required to live on campus. 

Application Process 

All first-year students are encourage to apply for a community that fits them. The deadline to apply is May 5, 2019. While the application process is competitive we strive to place all students interested in a Learning Community. Students will be notified by Mid-May if they are accepted into a community.

For general questions and information please contact Todd Allen, Assistant Director of New Student Programs at todd.allen@uncp.edu.