Business Living Learning Community

Are you interested in meeting new people and having a more immersive, applied experience? Start your Marquette journey as part of a unique community! One floor of  Eckstein Tower (The Commons) is reserved for up to 30 incoming business students to provide academic and social support. Eckstein Tower is a central campus location and not far from the new business and innovation facility, O'Brien Hall.

O'Brien Hall


Eckstein Tower (The Commons)

The CommonsEckstein Tower houses approximately 400 freshman and sophomore students in mix of single and double rooms.  Rooms are co-ed by door.  Floors feature study lounges and communal bathrooms.  The Commons have 24-7 security, in-hall professional staff (Hall Directors, Hall Ministers), and student staff (Resident Assistants, Desk Receptionists).  The Commons also feature laundry facilities, mail operations, classroom/study space, lounges, chapel facilities, and the campus's newest dining hall.


Business LLC Academics

Together with others of their residential community, Business LLC students will enroll in a required business foundations course during their first semester: Business Day 1 (BUAD 1001). Business LLC students will receive additional programming to support community building and enhance the learning experience including:

  • Academic success workshops
  • Major specific programming
  • Networking opportunities and other ways to engage with the business community at Marquette University and beyond

To Learn more about Business Day 1 (BUAD 1001), hear from our faculty and read about the learning opportunities you can experience through this coursework!


To sign up for Business LLC:

Business LLC SignupTo be part of this community, select Eckstein Tower as your building preference and Business LLC as your preferred room type when you complete your housing preference online in Checkmarq.


If you have any questions about the Living Learning Communities, please contact the Assistant Director for Residence Education, Tyler Lenz-Fisher.