More Than a Place to Hang Your Hat

The Residential Life team seeks to nurture and develop these skills for the benefit of housing residents and the entire Sierra Nevada College Community.

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Residence Rates:


  • For Period: Fall Term: beginning August 10th 2015 at 9:00am and ending December 11th 2015 at 3:00pm.
    Spring Term
    : beginning January 15th 2016 at 9:00am and ending May 12th 2016 at noon

    Winter Break: dorms are closed to students from December 11th 2015 at 3:00pm to January 15th 2016 at 9:00am, but locked storage is provided for students' belongings during this period.

  • Room: $2,950 per semester, double occupancy, $2,400 per semester, triple occupancyMicro-Fridge: optional, $50 per semester
  • Meal Plan: $3,083 per semester (required with housing)

Full time Freshman and Sophomore students must live in the residence halls unless they meet any of the following criteria:

  • Have earned 60 or more semester college credits
  • Live locally (70 mile radius)
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.75 or above
  • Are married and/or have children
  • Are 21 years of age or older

The Residence Life Team:

Photo of Will Hoida
Will Hoida Dean of Students and Director of Student Activities

Phone: 775-831-1314 x7450

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Holly Atkins Assistant Director of Student Affairs

Phone: 775-831-1314 x 7572

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Lizzie Thibodeau Director of Student Affairs and Housing

Phone: 775-831-1314 x7481

The Dorms:

Our campus is home to residents of Campbell-Friedman Hall and Prim-Schultz Hall. Both halls offer lockers for personal storage, and all residents receive a personal mailbox.

Campbell-Friedman Hall

Campbell-Friedman Hall has 26 rooms and is connected to Patterson Dining Hall. Students are just a few steps away from the same structure they eat their daily meals in everyday. The whole facility is bright and airy with terrific views. Available to all students on site is a coin-operated laundry facility, vending machines and 2 student lounges/game rooms.

All rooms in Campbell-Friedman are furnished with up to 3 beds, 1 desk, 1 chair and 3 wardrobe units. All rooms have a private bathroom, cable hook-up and wireless internet access.

*Furniture configurations may vary by room.

Prim-Schultz Hall

Prim-Schultz Hall has 62 rooms and is located right next to Patterson Hall. Prim-Schultz Hall offers double and triple occupancy rooms with a creek or mountain view.  All rooms in Prim-Schultz are furnished with up to 4 beds (2 bunk bed sets), 2 desks, 2 chairs, 2 dressers and 2 small drawer units. All rooms have a private bathroom, cable hook-up and wireless internet access.

This beautiful residence hall also has two giant student lounges, vending machines, bright and airy study coves, ski-tuning area, a coin-operated laundry facility and an elevator for wheelchair accessibility and personal convenience.

*Furniture configurations may vary by room. 


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