Engineering | Living Learning Community

The Engineering at FAMU Living Learning Community is designed to strengthen students' first year of college while fostering a sense of community. Engineering at FAMU participants learn the skills necessary to become active engineering students. This program will provide scholars with a solid foundation for the successful completion of an engineering degree.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2022

In total, FAMU Engineering LLC scholars participate in:

  • Seminars
  • Study Groups
  • Block Course Scheduling
  • Research Lab and Company Visits
  • Professional Development Workshops
  • Social Activities
  • Networking Opportunities with College of Engineering Students, Staff, Faculty, and Alumni


Best practice has shown that placing like-minded students together will increase student retention. Past students participating in the Engineering LLC on average have a higher success rate than engineering first-year students not participating.


The Engineering Living Learning Community is for FAMU students who have an interest in pursuing careers in Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Environmental, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering.


Submit a one-page essay stating, "Why you are interested in an engineering degree and your plans once you earn your engineering degree?" after clicking on the "FAMU-FSU College of Engineering" link in the Housing Application

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Contact the Liaison

The liaison for this LLC can answer your questions or provide more information.
- “The only bad question is an unasked one”

Name Phone Email

Charmane V. Caldwell, Ph.D.
Engineering LLC Liaison

(850) 410-6173

Dr. Brenda C. Spencer
LLC Program Director

(850) 412-5790
""The LLC groomed me in aspects of the professional world, ranging from dress to resume building. It prepared me to work with others in the engineering field and developed my team skills to enable me to perform at my highest ability in the future.""