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Welcome to Residence Life!

When it comes to finding a place to live, we know you have choices and we are happy you picked us. Please feel free to browse our pages to get acquainted with what we have to offer. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions we would love to hear about it, so please call us at 520.494.5470 or email us at rlstaff@centralaz.edu at your convenience.

Our business hours are Monday-Thursday 8 AM-6 PM. The Residence Life Lobby, offering many of the services for our students is open Monday-Thursday 8 AM- 12 AM and Weekends and Holidays 12 PM-12 AM during the regular academic year.

The Residence Life Department and Staff seek to support the following Mission:

To provide a living and learning environment, the opportunities, and guidance to assist students in achieving their goals.

This mission can only be achieved by a dedicated staff and programs focused on the following core values: 

Commitment to Service • Personal Growth • Student-Centered • Academic Achievement • Meaningful Relationships • Integrity

On-Campus Living OptionsMeal PlanApplication RequirementsHow To Apply


On-campus Living Options

The Signal Peak Campus of Central Arizona College houses approximately 250 students. All of our rooms are double occupancy (2 students per room), however on occasion and as needed, we reserve the right to triple rooms. When and as occupancy allows, we may offer upgrades to a supper single for additional charge. For more information regarding the single occupancy, please call us at 520-494-5470. Each room is furnished with a desk, a chair, closet space, a dresser, and a bed (with an extra-long twin mattress) for each student.

 Community Living Options
All students may choose the type of community they would like to live in from our various options. Please indicate the housing option you are requesting to be assigned for the fall semester. Final community and room assignments are made by the Director of Residence Life. * All prices include room charge and a semester meal plan.

 

First Year Experience Quad: The First-Year Experience (FYE) Quad Community is focused on new students and their needs during their first year at Central Arizona College. The FYE program focuses on helping students transition into college life, academics, and engage in the overall college experience. Each quad houses up to eight residents and consists of four rooms, two bathrooms, and one community room. Two double occupancy rooms share one bathroom and all residents will have access to the quad community room. Final room assignment is determined by the Director of Residence Life. Early requests are encouraged as space is limited.

Room & Board $3150 per semester

First Year Experience Tower : The First-Year Experience (FYE) Community is focused on new students and their needs during their first year at Central Arizona College. The FYE program focuses on helping students transition into college life, academics, and engage in the overall college experience.A traditional three story co-ed residence hall with rooms accessible through the inside hallway. The rooms are conjoined by a Jack and Jill bathroom. The hallways are co-ed with rooms that share a bathroom being single gender. Final room assignment is determined by the Director of Residence Life. Early requests are encouraged as space is limited.

Room & Board $3450 per semester

Second Year Suite : The room is accessible from the outside and conjoined with another room through a Jack and Jill bathroom. Each room houses two students. Final room assignment is determined by the Director of Residence Life. Early requests are encouraged as space is limited.

Room & Board $3150 per semester

Second Year Experience Tower: This community will focus on the needs of students who will be transitioning to life after CAC. This can include transferring to a four year institution, or beginning their professional life. This community will work to connect students to offices and resources at CAC and within the community that will assist in those transitions. The Second Year Experience wing is a living and learning environment for the continuing CAC student that meets the following criteria: 1) 2.5 cumulative GPA, 2) 32 credits completed by fall move-in, and 3) enrolled in 15 or more credits in the fall semester. Preference will be given to those students who will complete a degree or program with the next two semesters. Students that do not meet the requirements may petition to the Assistant Director of Residence Life to be considered to live in this learning community. A traditional 3 story co-ed residence hall with rooms accessible through the inside hallway. The rooms are conjoined by a Jack and Jill bathroom. The hallways are co-ed with rooms that share a bathroom being single gender. Final room assignment is determined by the Director of Residence Life. Early requests are encouraged as space is limited.

Room & Board $3450 per semester

Honors Wing Tower : The Honors Wing is a space for our second year students who are committed to their academic achievement and have a minimum college grade point average (GPA) of 3.0. Priority is given to the students who have a GPA of 3.5 of higher. Please indicate what your current cumulative GPA is and why you wish to reside in this community. The honors wing is a 24 hour quiet hour wing. A traditional 3 story co-ed residence hall with rooms accessible through the inside hallway. The rooms are conjoined by a Jack and Jill bathroom. The hallways are co-ed with rooms that share a bathroom being single gender. Final room assignment is determined by the Director of Residence Life. Early requests are encouraged as space is limited.

Room & Board $3450 per semester

Super Single Quad: Single occupancy rooms are available in the quad style housing. Two rooms share one bathroom and all residents will have access to the quad community room. Students must be in good academic standing with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 and with no student conduct issues on file. Final room assignment is determined by the Director of Residence Life. Early requests are encouraged as space is limited.

Room & Board $3450 per semester

Meal Plan

Residents enjoy dining in the cafeteria seven days a week as part of the on-campus living meal plan. All residents are required to purchase the meal plan as part of the room and board fee. Students are offered an "All You Can Eat" meal cafeteria which includes "to-order" options, soup, deli station, and exhibition stations. For more information about dining on campus, visit the campus dining website at http://campus-dining.com/centralaz/.

Application Requirements

Before applying you should have the following items:

  • Students must be admitted to the College and have a Student ID Number (often referred to as 880- number)
  • Student must know and check their CAC student email
  • Have a scanned copy of your immunization records (MMR) ready to upload to the housing application
  • Have a scanned copy of your photo ID (usually a driver's licence or government ID)
  • Pay the $150 room deposit to the Business Office in person or via phone at 520-494-5240

How To Apply for Housing

In order to live on campus, you must be registered in at least 12 credits, pay a $150 Room deposit, and complete the online application. The application is available at https://centralaz.erezlife.com. You will need to know your CAC student email address, CAC Student ID number, have a scanned copy of your MMR immunization records, and a scanned copy of your photo ID. Room assignments are based on first-come first-served basis for completed applications; completed applications include a paid deposit and course registration. Students are encouraged to apply early as space is limited. If you encounter any technical difficulties, please email us or call us at 520.494.5470. 


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