Hillcat Academic Center
The Hillcat Academic Center (HAC) is located in Bushyhead Fieldhouse. It houses a variety of resources for use by RSU student-athletes to help them succeed in the classroom. A full computer laboratory and a full classroom that contains a variety of audiovisual equipment are available to all student-athletes. The HAC is also the primary meeting place for the RSU Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and the department of Athletics’ study-hall program. Student-athletes may also arrange for one-on-one or group sessions with department of Athletics academic tutors.
More than 100 student-athletes have now earned bachelor's degrees from RSU since the inception of athletics in 2005. In 2012, 29 RSU student-athletes received bachelor degrees with members of the soccer, baseball, basketball, softball, cross country and golf programs participating in commencement ceremonies.