Public Health LLC

The Public Health Living Learning Community (PHLLC) brings together students wishing to pursue a career in public health.

This residential community fosters exploration of this career path through courses, programming, services, and connections to campus and community resources. This community is housed in Community Park. Learn more about Community Park here.

Who can apply for the Public Health Community?

Required courses for the Public Health Community:


  • PHUN 100 - Majoring in Public Health (1 hr.)
  • PHUN 110 - Learning about Public Health (2 hrs.)


  • PHUN 101 – Introduction to Public Health (3 hrs.)

What are the benefits of participating in the Public Health Community?

  • Transition assistance in going from high school to college.
  • Tutors in your residence hall to assist you with homework and studying for tests.
  • Opportunities to meet faculty and public health professionals outside the classroom setting.
  • Academic programs to assist you in becoming more successful as a student.
  • Social activities to assist you in getting to know community members better.

For any additional questions related to the Public Health Community, please contact Rachel Quick at or (502) 852-3607. You can also contact Tammi Thomas, MSSW, at or (502) 852-3289.