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Computer Science and Information Systems

Computer Science and Information Systems

Students with majors in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Data Science & Informatics – Computer Science, Digital Media – Computer Science and Management Information Systems are invited to consider the Computer Science and Information Systems Academic Living Community. This community will focus on early student engagement with faculty as well as offer experiential learning opportunities. Discover more about the computer science and information systems fields including career possibilities, internship opportunities and more.

South Complex

Computer Science and Information Systems
community located in South Complex

Benefits of residing in the academic community include:

Enjoy organized activities and presentations centered on academic-based topics

Connect with first-year freshmen with the same academic interest

Experience increased interaction with academic support services and faculty to improve academic success

Discover social interactions with academic-based student organizations to help develop a sense of belonging

How to apply

Apply to a community

Complete and submit the Apply for Housing form

Apply for a Fall 2019 community by completing your housing application in CatPAWS and submitting the $50 prepayment. As you begin the housing application, select the Academic Living Community application. Please contact the Office of Residential Life for questions related to the housing application. For questions on the ALC initiative, please contact the Student Success Center at 660.562.1726.

Community Details

Who Lives in the Community?

The following majors from the School of Computer Science and Information Systems can live in the Computer Science and Information Systems Academic Living Community:

Residence Hall

The Computer Science and Information Systems Academic Living Community is located on the second floor of South Complex.

Located near the Union, South Complex offers pod-style living. Each floor features a kitchenette, laundry room, balcony or patio, lounge with wireless Internet access, study room and meeting room.


  • Foundations of Computing
  • Computer Programming I

Meet the Academic Coordinators

Dr. Carol Spradling

Dr. Carol Spradling

School Director and Professor

Phone: 660.562.1588

Dr. Michael Rogers

Dr. Michael Rogers

Associate Professor

Phone: 660.562.1551