Living-learning communities offer opportunities for students with common interests to live together and share learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom. Students connect with their studies on a deeper level and create lasting friendships with classmates and faculty.
Richmond also is committed to ensuring that students of color take advantage of a wide range of educational opportunities. For example, African-American students (23%) are more likely to reside in living-learning communities than all students (18%). Read more.
Partnering with local organizations shifts senior's perspective from global to local
A lifelong knitter, Emily Whitted packed away her needles when she came to Richmond - until a professor encouraged her to reconsider
Robins School student named University of Richmond's first-ever Scholar-Athlete of the Year
A yearlong SSIR, two internships, and a summer of research on modern-day slavery helped focus Remi Pomaranski's interests in human rights
A Jepson professor is spending the summer in the Bolivian Amazon to study leadership and assist with flood relief efforts. His trip includes a short stop in the Peruvian Amazon to meet with Richmond students.
The artist and record-setting swimmer is using her sophomore year to explore and hone her interests.
Two friends with an interest in microfinance set out to research the issues in India
Business administration and finance major returns to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside to work for Mission Possible
Molly Rossi, '16, tells the story of her SSIR program exploring the ideas and intersections of work, life and fulfillment
Senior develops a passion for medicine after Science in Context Sophomore Scholars Program
- Class of 2016 Sophomore Scholars Graduation ReceptionMay072:00 PM - 3:00 PMThe faculty and staff of the Sophomore Scholars in Residence (SSIR) program invite graduating seniors, who participated... Continue reading
- First-Year Living-Learning Application DeadlineMay13All DayApplication deadline for incoming first-year students to participate in a first-year living-learning... Continue reading
- Sophomore Scholars Welcome Back PicnicAug214:30 PM - 6:30 PMA beginning of the year kick-off picnic for students, faculty and staff participating in the Sophomore Scholars in... Continue reading