The Artis College Explorers of Science Living Learning Community (ACES LLC) is a supportive, residential learning community for Radford University freshmen in the Artis College of Science and Technology.

Students will engage in extracurricular activities and fun social and science-related events throughout the year while forming lasting connections with their classmates.



In addition to a fun living environment, students will engage with Artis College faculty and current students, experience added academic support through peer tutors,  advising, and study sessions.


  • Living community in Peery Hall 
  • Free Tutoring in select subjects from Upper-Class Peer Mentors within the College
  • Extracurricular programs and engagement with faculty and peers
  • Leadership and participation opportunities for students who wish to contribute and help develop activities for the ACES LLC
  • Get connected with academic and student support services that will enhance YOUR opportunity to succeed at Radford University

How do I qualify?Freshmen in the Artis College are already placed in Peery Hall together unless you opt for another living learning community.