• Second Year Experience Communities

Second Year Experience (SYE) communities offer you the chance to explore opportunities for leadership and involvement, starting with an exclusive leadership retreat in the fall.

Being a part of one of these communities will offer you opportunities to make meaningful connections with other second-year students, while also helping you find a sense of group belonging.


Where are SYE communities located?

Middlebrook Hall

  • 2-Person Suite

Yudof Hall

  • Super Single
  • Super Double
  • Super Suite
  • 2-Person 2-Bedroom Suite
  • 2-Person 2-Bedroom Apartment

17th Avenue Residence Hall

  • Double Room


  • 1-Person 1-Bedroom
  • 4-Person 2-Bedroom

Dinnaken Properties

Learn more about this off-campus housing option at Dinnaken Properties.


How can I apply for a space within an SYE community?

You can sign up for an SYE space or any of the SYE Living Learning Communities during Room Sign-Up.


Second Year Living Learning Communities (LLCs)


College of Science and Engineering Second Year House

Location: Yudof Hall

This house offers students opportunities to experience science and engineering outside the classroom through specialized major and career development options, direct access to student engagement programs, specialized leadership development and training options, experiential and project-based learning social programs, and much more. Residents will be encouraged to take an active role in creating and planning additional opportunities.


Honors Second Year House

Location: Middlebrook Hall

The Honors Second Year House is a great way for students who enjoyed their experience living in the Honors Residential LLC during their first year to continue to be connected to the Honors Program and live with students who share the same interests. Students who choose to live in the Honors Second Year House will have the chance to explore the leadership opportunities in the Honors Program on a deeper level.


Social Justice Action LLC for Second Year Students

Location: 17th Avenue Residence Hall

Are you interested in gaining a deeper understanding of social justice concepts? Do you want to have meaningful conversations with your peers about social justice? If so, then the Social Justice Action LLC is for you! By joining this community, you will enhance your leadership skills related to social justice topics and have the opportunity to work with other students through peer education and outreach. Community members will receive priority in attending the annual Social Justice Leadership Retreat in January and will contribute to the development of the retreat.