Student Housing

The University of Mississippi

Luckyday Residential College

Luckyday Residential College (LRC) opened in 2010 and houses residents on three floors. Resident rooms have in-room bathrooms. Shared spaces include a library, a classroom, a 24/7 fitness room, study rooms, a full-size kitchen, and an amazing green space that’s perfect for games and activities. LRC residents share the RC Marketplace dining facility with residents of Residential College South. All residents are required to purchase the RC Unlimited Plus 1 Dining Plan.

LRC residents sign a contract for the academic year. This building is open during breaks.

Community Info

LRC offers an unparalled university experience to members through programming, volunteering, partnering with members of the local community, mentoring, and academic encouragement.

Members of the LRC include Luckyday Scholars (Luckyday scholarship recipients) and Luckyday Associates (students who are not recipients of the scholarship but who wish to benefit from the many academic, social, and service opportunities available to members).

Info for Freshmen
When you accept an invitation to join the LRC community you are agreeing to be an active participant of our living-learning community and fulfill certain responsibilities, including, among others, attending at least one LRC faculty-led program per semester, completing three hours of study hall per week, and meeting with an advisor regularly to ensure that you are progressing academically.

Eligible Applicants
Incoming freshmen – current juniors (including transfer students with a minimum of 12 completed semester hours)

Application Info

Deadline for freshmen to apply: 4:00pm on March 9, 2018

Sophomores, upperclassmen, transfer students & returning LRC members: contact Barbra Williams at to apply.

Application Essay Question

What qualities do you possess that would contribute to our successful, dynamic community?

Questions? Please contact Barbra Williams at or (662) 915-8831.