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Our three housing options – Residence Halls, UCR Campus Apartments and Family Housing – provide you with a convenient, student-centered environment to complement university education.

With zero commute, friends next door and plenty of recreational activities happening down the hall or in the next building over, you are in the center of the action.

When it’s time to buckle down and study for a big exam, you'll find computer labs, study buddies and plenty of academic resources.

Plus, UCR Police and on-duty Residential Life staff provide 24-hour assistance and are committed to delivering a safe and secure environment.

When the campus is at your doorstep, the only thing you need to do is step outside.

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Academic Resource Center

The Student Housing Academic Resource Center (SHARC) is a centralized go-to for academic resources and is available to residents. The ARC works in consensus with existing campus resources, bringing you a convenient and accessible resource center.

Student Housing Academic Resource Center (SHARC)
Pentland Hills Bldg. A, Room 104
(951) 827-6500

Hone Your Skills!

Academic programs offered throughout the year include:

  • Study skills
  • Selecting a major
  • Study buddies
  • Speed-reading
  • Finals stress management
  • Applying to grad school
  • College paper writing
  • Tutoring fairs
Check for upcoming academic programs.

In-Hall Tutoring and Study Groups

Get the help you need right where you live. Tutors and study group leaders visit Residence Halls to provide academic support. These upper-division students work with professors and are experienced with lower-division courses. Meeting times and locations are posted in the halls. Topics covered include math, chemistry, biology and physics.

*2007-08 UCR Residential Life Academic Needs Assessment


Professors as neighbors? That’s right. Faculty members live and work in the Residence Halls. Find our Faculty-In-Residence lunching and holding study groups inside Residential Restaurants.

Faculty-In-Residence also:

  • Answer questions
  • Provide feedback
  • Hold office hours
  • Team up with staff to organize programs

For upcoming faculty-led events, contact the Academic Resource Center for more information at (951) 827-6500.

Computer Labs and Print Quotas

Computer lab access is available to all residents. For printing homework and papers, each resident receives a print quota for the year. Find the closest computer lab to you.

Living-Learning Communities

Spend a year immersed in your academic field with peers and mentors. Choose a Living-Learning Community to connect and excel! Learn more about finding the right Living-Learning Community for you.