College of Business: Thriving and Innovation Through Leadership and Entrepreneurship (TILE) LLC

on left, advisor talking to students a Heinie Brother's Coffee on group visit. on right, students spelling cards in front of school of business


In partnership with the College of Business, the TILE LLC is designed for students majoring in business who want to develop their individual leadership style, while engaging with faculty, staff, professionals, and their LLC cohort of future business professionals. This community also emphasizes the importance of academic engagement, navigating life’s transitions, and how to use innovation to solve problems. Members live in the same residence hall, take classes together, and participate in specialized programming focusing on academics, business careers, and social engagement.

Location: Louisville Hall



  • Assistance in transition from high school to college, both academically and socially
  • Academic programs and guidance to assist you in becoming more successful as a student
  • Opportunities to meet with faculty, advisors, mentors and business leaders in a social and professional setting
  • Programming designed to help students discover their strengths and utilize their connections and resources

Who can apply?

  • You must be admitted to the College of Business to participate in this LLC. Unfortunately, pre-business students are not eligible to apply.

Required Courses

  • COMM 112 – Business and Professional Speaking (Section 1 and 76)
  • ENGL 101 – Introduction to College Writing (Section 28 and 34)
  • CIS 205 – Information Systems in Organizations (Section 51)
  • CAMP 100 – Academic Orientation (Section 4)