School of Architecture & Engineering Technology

The School of Architecture and Engineering Technology (SAET) Living-Learning Community (LLC) is for first-time-in-college students (freshmen) who have an interest in pursuing careers in Architectural Studies, Construction Engineering Technology, or Electronic Engineering Technology.


You may have heard that “Iron sharpens iron; therefore, a friend sharpens the countenance of their friend." So why not take advantage of or reap the following benefits by combining your great talent with the great talent of your peers:

  • You are paired with and assigned living quarters with students who have similar interest and passion for your major.
  • You participate in specialized leadership and community service development activities such as seminars, career fairs, field trips.  
  • You, as an aspiring future leader and “go getter” have access to competitive scholarship opportunities.
  • You receive so much more; and these are just a few of the benefits that you will gain from participating in the SAET LLC.
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Architecture VR Lab


Freshmen students with a minimum high school GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, and 27 on the SAT Math or 22 on the ACT Math are encouraged to apply. Interested students must also submit required documentation and a one-page essay that adequately addresses each of the following questions:

  1. Why are you interested in participating in the SAET LLC?
  2. How will your participation in the SAET LLC assist you in achieving your academic goals at FAMU?
  3. What is your career goal and what steps are you willing to take as a college student to ensure that you reach this goal?


Required documentation
  • Upload two original hand drawings of a sports shoe—one black and white, and one in color (Architecture students)
  • Upload electronic project report or electronic competition report (Electronic Engineering students)

When you are ready to submit your one-page essay click on the "School of Architecture and Engineering Technology (SAET)" link in the FAMU Housing Application Portal and upload your documents.

Submit Your Documents!  

Contact the Liaison

The liaison for this LLC can answer your questions or provide more information.

Name Phone Email

Dr. Deirdre McRoy

SAET LLC Liaison

(850) 412-7815

Dr. Brenda C. Spencer
LLC Program Director

(850) 412-5790
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Robot LAB