Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience: Office of Student Life

Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC

  • Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Services Learning Community
    Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Services Learning Community
  • Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC Students
    Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC Students
  • Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC students at dinner
    Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC students at dinner
  • Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC students.
    Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences LC students.

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The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences is dedicated to providing a unique and exciting opportunity for students interested in agriculture, natural or environmental resources majors within the college.

The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Learning Community focuses on helping participants become successful CFAES students and future professionals through an approach which emphasizes: practical experiences, mentorship, academic achievement and leadership development.

 Learning Community Highlights
  • Weekly advising hours in Nosker House.
  • Regular opportunities to engage with faculty and staff members through in-hall events.
  • Opportunity to connect with the Columbus community and attend trips related to food, agricultural and environmental sciences.
  • Leadership skill-building through programming and assessment activities.
How To Apply (New Students)
  • Students interested in being a member of the Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Learning Community should have completed the Learning Community Application by April 17, 2017. No late applications are being accepted.
  • Students must have a major in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences to be eligible for this Learning Community.
  • Housing Contracts are sent to your OSU email account based upon your paid acceptance to the University beginning in March.
  • Please make sure your contract and space reservation fee are received no later than May 31, 2017 in order to ensure your space in a learning community. 
  • On your contract, please make sure you select North Campus as your requested area of residence.
  • Please note all students in learning communities are required to reside in a space within the learning community and with other learning community participants. Learning Community students may only request roommates accepted into the same LC.
How to Apply (Current Students)
  • Current OSU students (those who will be sophomores for the 2017-2018 school year) interested in joining or returning to the Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Learning Community should complete the Learning Community Application no later than February 1, 2017. Completing this application does not guarantee housing in an Ohio State Residence Hall or a specific room type.  You must submit your reselection form by the University Housing deadline in order to renew for housing at Ohio State's Columbus Campus.  Your housing reselection information will arrive at your OSU e-mail account at a later date. All students in learning communities are required to reside in a space within the learning community and with other learning community participants.
  • Change of campus students must also contact Housing Assignments no later than February 1, 2017 at 614-292-8266 or housing@osu.edu to ensure they are included in the reselection process and eligible for a Learning Community.

Note: Students interested in the Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences Learning Community can also be in STEP. For more information about the STEP program, please check out: http://step.osu.edu.

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