University of Florida Department of Housing and Residence Education is a featured program.
While not a Living Learning Community, The University of Florida is constructing a new residence hall targeted for 2015, with a portion of rooms dedicated to providing housing for student with severe physical disabilities, Cypress Hall.
The rooms equipped to house students with disabilities will be ADA enhanced suites, and have special features such as track/lift systems to assist the student in maneuvering around his/her room, wider doorways, push buttons to open and close doors, and more.
For more information on Cypress Hall, visit www.facilities.ufl.edu/projects/project.php?prj=9385.
Submitted by Chris Anderson, Graduate Hall Director and Nikki Steinburger, Student Learning and Engagement Graduate Assistant, University of Florida