On-Campus Housing

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Residence Halls will OPEN for Fall 2015 on Saturday, August 15

To assist in a smooth move-in process we ask students to arrive during their designated check-in times. Additional information will be sent to the student's College email address. Please note the schedule listed below.


  Bldg                Color Zone                        Time   
1000                   Green                  8 am  -  9:30 am
1100                   Green                  8 am -  9:30 am
1200                   Yellow                 9:30 am  - 11 am
1300                   Gray                    11 am -  12:30 pm
Tower Flr1          White                  1 pm  -  2:30 pm
Tower Flr2          White                  2:30 pm -  4 pm


Thank you for choosing Central Arizona College.

Please feel free to browse our site to learn more about living in the Residence Halls.

If you consider your college education an investment, beginning your career in CAC's residence halls will give you the best return. Students who choose to live on campus have the opportunity to truly enhance their college experience. We work to provide students with comfortable, convenient, and affordable housing—and to enhance opportunities for academic success, community, personal growth, and leadership development. We encourage each student who lives on campus to participate in the programs and events provided by Residence Life Staff and other departments across the College.

Feel free to stop by our office if you have questions, need assistance, or have a suggestion of how we can improve our services.

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On-Campus Housing Options

The Signal Peak Campus of Central Arizona College houses approximately 350 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.

Central Arizona College offers three housing options:

Suite: The room is accessible from the outside and conjoined with another room through a Jack and Jill bathroom. Each room houses 2 students.


A quad is accessible from the outside. It houses 8 students and it has a common lobby, two bathrooms and 4 rooms. Each bathroom is shared by 2 rooms.

Additional Photos

Tower: 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.
Inside the Tower building, we have 2 Theme Houses available for our students:
Honors House - designated space for our students who are committed to academic exellence and have a minimum GPA of 3.0
Global Scholar House - space for our students who are interested in learning more about diverse cultures of the world, are from out-of-state, or are from another country. 

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Insurance Recommendations
Please note that Central Arizona College and Residence Life do not insure student's property or pay for any damage and/or theft that may occur during your stay with us. We highly encourage each residence hall student to acquire their own renter’s insurance. In addition to renter’s insurance, we also strongly recommend that each student has health insurance coverage in case of an illness or an accident.

Advantages to Living On-Campus

  • Convenient on-campus location
  • Academic atmosphere
  • Exposure to social, cultural, and educational events
  • 24-hour on-site residence life staff
  • Furnished accommodations
  • No Monthly Utilities
  • 24-hour campus police
  • Exposure to diverse community


  • Game room
  • TV Lounge (extended satelite service)
  • Computer Lab/Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Educational, recreational, and social programs
  • Food service
  • Vending machines
  • Change machine
  • Personal student mailboxes
  • Movie and board games checkout
  • Game Room



  • Weekly Educational and Social Events
  • Intramural Sports
  • Movie Nights
  • Game Nights
  • Comedy Nights
  • Open Mic Nights
  • Cook-outs
  • Special Events


What to Bring

  • Bedsheets (twin, extra long; 36x80)
  • Blankets/Bedspread
  • Pillows
  • Towels
  • Wastebasket
  • Shower shoes
  • Alarm clock
  • Phone
  • Computer/Tablet
  • TV/DVD/Blue Ray
  • Video games and game consoles
  • Fan
  • Microwave (up to 1500 Watts)
  • Microfridge (under 4.5 cubic feet)
  • Area rug
  • Posters and decorations
  • Book bag
  • Hangers
  • Iron/Ironing board
  • Surge protector
  • Personal care items
  • Desk supplies (pens, paper, paper clips, scissors, etc)
  • Bowl, cup, plate, utensils
  • Laundry basket and other supplies


Please do NOT bring

  • Grills (George Foreman, hibachi, BBQ, etc)
  • Toasters and toaster ovens
  • Hot plates
  • Candles
  • Incense
  • Halogen lamps
  • Lava lamps
  • Black lights
  • String type lights (i.e. Christmas Lights)
  • Hookahs
  • Pets (except for fresh water fish in a tank under 10 gallons)
  • Drugs (other than your prescription)
  • Alcohol or empty alcohol bottles
  • Weapons of any kind (including decorative knives, fireworks, BB guns, paint guns, etc)

Residence Hall Costs and Fees for 2015-2016

  • Room & Board (per semester)
    • Suites and Quads: $3,100.00
    • Tower: $3,400.00
    • Summer/Winter Break (when available, for current residents only) weekly room $150 + meals $261.25
  • Refundable Deposit $150.00 *
  • Room Lock Replacement Fee:
    • $75 - Tower and Suite Rooms
    • $100 - Quad Rooms

How to Apply for On-Campus Housing?

In order to reserve your room, please submit the following: $150 refundable deposit*, proof of measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) immunizations, and a completed and signed housing application and the license agreement/contract.

Please note: Housing Applications will be web-based ONLY. You will need to enroll as a student prior to applying to live on-campus.

Applications available HERE!

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For additional information about the Residence Life Program at CAC, contact us directly at 520-494-5470 or rlstaff@centralaz.edu


* $150 Refundable Deposit: In order to receive your deposit back please follow the official check-out process as it is specified in your license agreement/contract. Students who do not complete the check out process or who move out mid semester will forfeit their deposit. After you complete the checkout process, CAC's Facilities and Residence Life Staff will inspect your room to see that there are no cleaning or damage charges that should be assessed to your account. Deposits are handlded through the Cashier's Office in the M Building and will be processed through your Higher One account 4 to 6 weeks after the student checks out.


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