More Than a Place to Hang Your Hat
Student Housing is a place for students to develop friendships, participate in activities, and become an active member of the community. The Residential Life team seeks to nurture and develop these skills for the benefit of housing residents and the entire Sierra Nevada University Community.
2018-2019 (August to May Lease)
- For Period:
Fall Term: beginning September 2nd 2019 at 9:00am for all students, ending December 15th 2019 at 11:00am.
Spring Term: beginning January 17th 2020 at 9:00am for all students, ending April 27th or May 17th 2020 at 11:00am based on enrollment.
Winter Break: dorms are closed to students from December 15th 2019 at 3:00pm to January 17th 2020 at 9:00am. Locked storage is provided for students' belongings during this period.
$3,473 per semester, double occupancy
$2,825 per semester, triple occupancy
- Meal Plan: $3,439 per semester (required with housing for the academic year August to May)
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)
- Are married and/or have children
- Are 21 years of age or older
The Residence Life Team:
- BS in Recreation Administration, California Polytechnic State University
A graduate of Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Will has been working in the Student Affairs department at Sierra Nevada College since 2005 and have served as the Advisor to SGA since 2006. He has held positions as the Residence Hall Manager, Student Activities Coordinator/Director, Outdoor Programs Director and most recently, Dean of Students.
Will loves working with students and living in Lake Tahoe! His favorite sports are whitewater rafting, rock climbing and kayaking, which he also teaches at the college as an adjunct professor for the physical education department.
- BA, Sierra Nevada College
Hayden graduated Summa Cum Lade and was a Valedictorian nominee earning a BA in English from SNC in 2018. As a student, she played on the women’s soccer, golf, and lacrosse teams and served as an RA for three semesters. In 2017, Hayden was awarded the English Departmental Scholar Award, Outstanding Achievement in Creative Writing Award, Outstanding Service to the English Program Award, and SGA’s Student of the Year Award. She continues to mentor students in the Strategies for College Success course after four semesters.
BFA in Fine Arts, Sierra Nevada College
MAT, Sierra Nevada College
Lizzie Thibodeau completed her AA in her hometown of Santa Barbara before moving to beautiful Lake Tahoe. She received her BFA with an emphasis in painting and drawing and her masters degree in teaching here at SNC. Since joining the staff here in 2003 she has held a number of jobs including Resident Advisor, Administrative Assistance to Student Affair,s and her current position as Director of Student Affairs and Housing.
Her passion is working with students and she gets to live her passion every day. When she is not at work she spends ample time with family and enjoying all that Tahoe has to offer.
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Our campus is home to residents of Campbell-Friedman Hall and Prim-Schultz Hall.
All dorm residents have access to spacious student lounge/game room areas, vending machines, and laundry machines operated by pre-paid reloadable cards. Rooms are bright and airy, with terrific views, private bathroom, cable hook-up, and wireless internet access. Both halls offer lockers for personal storage, and all residents receive a personal mailbox.
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. All rooms are furnished with up to 3 beds, 1 desk, 1 chair and 3 wardrobe units.
*Furniture configurations may vary by room.
Prim-Schultz Hall has 62 rooms adjacent to Patterson Hall. Rooms are double and triple occupancy with a creek or mountain view. All rooms are furnished with up to 4 beds (2 bunk bed sets), 2 desks, 2 chairs, 2 dressers and 2 small drawer units.
This beautiful residence hall also has bright and airy study coves, ski-tuning area, and an elevator for wheelchair accessibility and personal convenience.
*Furniture configurations may vary by room.