Global Crossroads


A living-learning community if you are interested in world events, planning a future that includes international work/service, or want to learn from different cultures.

Location and Contact

Second and third floors in Saunders Hall (PAR)

Contact Information
Phone: 217-265-0534

Programs and Fees

Programs include the special for-credit courses for Global Crossroads (GC) residents, international
publications in the ResHall libraries (link to library pages), Sunday Series with faculty, GC Coffee Hours, GC Café Internacionale, annual Chicago trip and Guests-in-Residence.

A fee of $200 to support the co-curricular and extracurricular learning opportunities in this community
is added to the academic year living costs.

Course Information

A major benefit of living in Global Crossroads LLC is the opportunity to enroll in our on- and off-site
courses. Many of our courses meet general education requirements while others are elective credit
depending on your academic program.

Take advantage of special courses available to Global Crossroads residents.

  • Courses are offered on site at Global Crossroads.
  • Take classes with your friends.
  • Class sizes are smaller.
  • Courses fulfill General Education Requirements.

For more information and to find courses offered in the LLC, see our LLC course listings. Here you can find class schedules, general education requirements and registration information.

Most of the courses in this list are open to any resident in a living-learning community and the courses fill quickly. If you have unusual difficulty registering for a course, please contact Sarah in 106 PAR or at 217-265-0534 or at