Frequently Asked Questions

When is the AARC open?

We're open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.

What are some of the amenities offered?

  • Computers/printing,
  • A mini-kitchen (microwave, minifridge, coffee machine, toaster),
  • Amenities (couches, television, library, charging bank),
  • Resources for clubs/organizations geared towards Black students,
  • Socialization spaces (students, faculty/staff, alumni),
  • Campus resources (Study Abroad, CAPS, Advising, etc.)I am interested in joining a Black organization on campus. Where can I get more information?

Our 7 Black organizations are under the umbrella of the Black Student Union (BSU). You can find more information by visiting the BSU website at

What/when is Pan-African Recognition Ceremony?

Black Grad, formally known as the Pan-African Recognition Ceremony (PARC), is the cultural recognition ceremony held for CSUF students that identify as Black/African-American. The ceremony takes place at the end of the academic year in the Spring. The Date of the Annual Pan-African Recognition Ceremony is May 11th, 2019, from 11am - 1pm inside the Titan Student Union Pavilions. Information on how to purchase tickets can be found in the Pan-African Recognition Ceremony tab.