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What is a Residential Program (RP)?

One of the greatest benefits of the College House system is the opportunity to live with students and faculty who share a passion for a particular subject. The Residential Programs are living environments that provide such an opportunity. Membership in a RP is completely voluntary and requires a special application process — most often an essay and perhaps House-specific requirements.

RPs can be artistic....

RPs can explore world cultures and languages . . . 

RPs can develop leaders . . .

RPs can support identity exploration . . . 

RPs can explore science, technology, engineering, and math disciplines . . .

Residential Programs are . . .
Serious Fun.

In may ways, the Four Year Houses (Du Bois, Gregory, New and Stouffer) create a Residential Program experience for their entire House.  They are smaller communities that provide living and learning just like a Residential Program.