Live, Learn, Lead where innovation thrives

Location: Beaty Towers

The IA LLC program assists incoming Innovation Academy students in making a smooth transition to the University community by promoting involvement through residence hall activities, student organizations, and interactions with faculty, staff, and other students. Programs explore the dimensions of innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurship. Open to students admitted to the Innovation Academy program.

The IA LLC aims to create an environment that invites opportunities for formal and informal interactions between residents, staff, and faculty through programs and activities that integrate the in-class and out-of-class experiences of engineering majors as well as provide professional and paraprofessional staff who support and enhance the residential living experience.

The IA LLC at Beaty Towers allows students in the same academic program to live and study together. Additionally, Innovation Academy students can live year round in Beaty with their cohort peers.

Unique Academic Resources

SPECIAL COURSES

SPECIAL COURSES

IA students may take First Year Florida, Creativity in Context, and Creativity in Action in the Beaty Commons.
CUSTOM PROGRAMS

CUSTOM PROGRAMS

Custom programs include IA Faculty-Student Mixer and "Ask Me Anything," a discussion and panel with young entrepreneurs in Gainesville.
Dedicated Study Space

Dedicated Study Space

The Beaty Commons includes a quiet study room/classroom with internet access, flexible furnishings, a computer and projector, and mounted and mobile whiteboards.