Photo: Peer math tutors work with residence hall students at the Residential Academic Center

Residential Academic Centers

The Residential Academic Centers (RAC) are hubs of academic information for students living on campus in the residence halls and The Green. The Centers are located in three living areas: Segundo, Tercero, and Cuarto.

Hours of Operation

The following are 2023-24 academic year hours.

Residential Academic Centers are closed for winter break, from Friday, December 18, 2020 through Monday, January 18, 2021.

General Hours: Monday–Thursday (All RACs) 8 a.m.–11 p.m.
Friday (All RACs) 8 a.m.–11 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday (All RACs) Noon–11 p.m.
Peer Mentors: Monday–Thursday (Segundo and Cuarto) 5–10 p.m.
Monday–Thursday (Tercero) 11 a.m.–10 p.m.
Friday (All RACs) Closed
Saturday–Sunday (All RACs) Closed
Peer Tutoring: Monday–Thursday (All RACs) 6–9 p.m.
Friday (All RACs) Closed
Saturday–Sunday (All RACs) Closed

The Residential Academic Centers (RAC) are open throughout the academic year from the first day of instruction until the quarter ends. The Residential Academic Centers are a great place for students to study and are equipped with multiple electric outlets for students needing to charge their devices while they study. They are staffed with Residential Academic Peer Mentors who can assist with academic questions and concerns.

The centers are currently open for individual studying, Academic Peer Mentor assistance and tutoring at the times listed above.

Contact Information

Segundo Area: Segundo Services Center, First Floor 530-754-0279
Tercero Area: Tercero Services Center, First Floor 530-752-5566
Cuarto Area: Shasta Hall, First Floor 530-754-0278

Note: Residents may use services in any Residential Academic Center, regardless of the on campus housing area they live in.


Students may email questions to Residential Academic Support.