The Transfer Application is available now – Friday, July 17th, 2015

Each LLC has a limited number of spaces available in the residence halls and in the academic classes; for more information please visit the Communities pages and select the LLC that you are interested in.for consideration, you will need to complete all 3 of the following:

You will be able to select one (1) Upper-level LLC to apply to and, on the application, you will be asked to submit short answers (500 words or less) for 2 questions. As the application needs to be completed in one session and cannot be started, saved, and returned to,  we want to provide you with the questions for each LLC so you can formulate your answers and copy/paste them into the application when you complete it:

Global Living

  • What does “intercultural understanding” mean to you? What role has “intercultural understanding” played in your experiences prior to or during your time in a college setting and life so far? Please provide examples.
  • How will you develop “intercultural understanding” skills and apply them while living in the Mason Global Center as a member of the Global Living LLC?

Leadership and Community Engagement

  • Why are you interested in the Leadership and Community Engagement LLC? What you hope to gain from your participation and how do you plan to contribute to the community?
  • What social issue are you most passionate about and why?

Mindful Living

  • In what ways would you like to grow personally in your mindfulness and well-being practices?
  • How would you describe your ideal residential community and how do you envision contributing to this ideal?

Outdoor Adventure

  • What do you hope to gain out of being in the Outdoor Adventure LLC?
  • What will you contribute to the Outdoor Adventure living learning community?


  • What opportunities have you taken to be involved with sustainability on your previous campus, in the community or otherwise? (Please provide names of organizations and dates, if applicable.)
  • How does the Sustainability LLC relate to your academic coursework?

Questions about the LLC opportunities at Mason or the LLC application can be directed to or 703-993-6674.

Any questions about the housing application can be directed to Office of Housing and Residence Life at or 703-993-2720.