Michael Palacioz

Residential College Coordinator
New North Residential College

Email: palacioz@usc.edu

Phone: 213.821.2508

Master’s Degree, Higher Education, University of Arizona
Bachelor’s Degree, Chemistry – ACS Certified, Marshall University

Bio + Fun Facts:
Michael is the RCC for New North Residential College and is in his second year at New North. Originally from Madera, California, Michael went to undergrad at Marshall University (Go Herd!) and then went the University of Arizona (Bear Down!) for graduate school. After graduating from grad school Michael stayed in Tucson, Arizona, and worked full time at the University of Arizona. Michael grew up as military kid, so he has lived on the east coast and went to High School in North Carolina. Michael has played the Alto Saxophone since he was in grade school and is actively involved in the Freedom Band of Los Angeles and was previously involved in the Tucson Concert Band, where he got to have many performances with the Navy Band Southwest and go on tour around San Diego. Michael lives on-campus with his dog Cali and you will probably see him walking Cali around campus.