Residence Life

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.

Our business hours are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. You may reach our office staff by phone, email, or virtual meeting times by phone at 520-494-5470 or email at For direct contact with a staff member, please see the contact information in the staff profile section at the bottom of this page.

Housing Applications Are Now OPEN for Current Residents.

Spring 2024 Housing Application is now OPEN!

Fall 2024-Spring 2025 Application will open on March 1!


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


The Residence Life Compendium has been developed and contains the rules and requirements for on campus living. A PDF format of the document is available at this link .

Ombuds Program

The Ombudsman Program provides confidential, neutral, independent and informal assistance to those who have concerns arising from or affecting their studies at Central Arizona College. We welcome all students. We listen to students and offer information about policies and procedures, and help students examine options for resolving concerns. We are committed to building a respectful and collaborative community at Central Arizona College. Click here for more information.

The Staff

The Residence Life staff consist of full-time professional staff, part-time student staff, Resident Hall Association leaders, and a team of Resident Assistants.  Each group play a crucial role in ensuring residents have a learning and living environment to enhance their college experience.

Director Housing and Residence Life

Rosemary Auten

Contact for assistance with or questions about:

  • – On-campus Housing and Residence Life
  • – Mental Health Support Services
  • – Student Conduct


Phone: Call 520-494-5471

Assistant Director of Residence Life

John Schaefer

Contact for assistance with or questions about:

  • – Residence Assistant positions
  • – Desk Assistant work-study positions
  • – Resident Hall Association (RHA) involvement

Phone: Call 520-494-5096

Residence Life Program Assistant

Adriana Porchas

Contact for assistance with or questions about:

  • – Requesting an eRezLife account.
  • – Housing Application status.
  • – Residence Hall tours
  • – General Housing and Residence Life questions

Phone: Call 520-494-5470

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