Academic Engagement Program Resources

Living Learning Communities (LLC)

Q: Are Living Learning Community programs canceled?

A: Any Living Learning Community co-curricular programs or activities have been canceled for the rest of the semester.

Q: What do I do about my Living Learning Community class(es)

A: LLC academic courses will be addressed by the faculty teaching them.

Q: Are Living Learning Community recruitment events and activities continuing as planned?

A: We are preparing a virtual recruitment plan for all spring recruitment activities and events.

Q: Can I stay in the LLC Residence Hall?

A: Please follow all Housing and Residence Life instructions regarding on-campus housing and contact Housing at information@housing.gatech.edu for more information. 

Summer Session

Q: Will summer classes be offered?  

A: Yes. At this time, there are no plans to cancel summer classes.  

Q: Will summer classes meet in person or online?   

A: Following the guidance of the University System of Georgia announced April 2, cases will be offered online over the summer.

Q: Will students that planned to Study Abroad be able to take courses on-campus or online?   

We are working with schools and colleges to increase enrollment capacity for courses delivered online to accommodate students who have been affected by the cancellation of study abroad programs. We are also surveying students to identify key courses that will affect graduation timeline. Students can complete our wish list survey to help us identify and prioritize these courses, which be found at https://summer.gatech.edu.

Q: Will iGniTe happen as scheduled?   

A: Yes. The iGniTe Summer Launch program will now be offered online. We will have details and more guidance soon. For questions, please contact summer@gatech.edu.   

Q: Will iGniTe information sessions and preview day happen as scheduled?  

A: iGniTe information sessions and preview day have been canceled, following protocol for events through the end of Spring semester. We will communicate options to students for learning more about iGniTe on our social media! For questions, please contact summer@gatech.edu.   

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

Q: Will the LMC 4701 and 4702 Research Option Courses be available online for students?  

A: Yes. Amanda Madden is working on online alternatives for these courses. Please contact her at amadden6@gatech.edu.  She will also post this on Canvas.      

Q: How can I still do research for credit with classes online?  

A: Undergraduate research experiences will be addressed by the faculty and the schools who are overseeing the research. Students will be contacted by their faculty or the host school with more information about how these requirements will be met.    

Q: I conduct research at Emory University. How can I still do research for credit with classes online?    

A: Students will be contacted by their faculty or the host school with more information about how these requirements will be met. Undergraduate research experiences will be addressed by the faculty and the schools who are overseeing the research.       

Q: How can I still do research for pay if campus closes?  

A: Just as if conducting research for academic credit, paid undergraduate research experiences will be addressed by the faculty and the schools who are overseeing the research.     

Q: Will the Research Ambassadors still hold office hours if we are not on campus?  

A: We are making plans for virtual appointments. Please contact Allyson Tant at allyson.tant@gatech.edu.  

Student Innovation Programming

Q: How can I participate in Student Innovation events and activities?  

A: All Student Innovation and InVenture Prize events and activities scheduled through the end of the Summer Semester have been moved to a virtual environment. You can sign up for our newsletter to receive the most up-to-date weekly events and activities or visit our website at innovation.gatech.edu.  

Q: How do I get my questions related to Student Innovation and/or the InVenture Prize answered?   

A: Please reach out to Recha Reid at Recha.Reid@gatech.edu.

Q: How can I receive coaching about my idea/startup?   

A: You can book a virtual appointment by clicking here.