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Observing MLK Jr. Day

In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, no synchronous classes will be held and all remote college offices will be closed on Monday, January 18.

Spring 2021 Enrollment

Enrollment for spring 2021 has begun! Plan your class schedule today.

Get Prepared for Spring

From online learning to getting your basic needs met, find the resources you need in the remote campus environment.

New ARC President

Melanie Dixon, the new President of American River College, warmly welcomes students to the start of the spring semester!

Scholarship Season is Here

We are accepting scholarship applications for spring 2021 now through Friday, March 5, 2021.

Guaranteed Admission. Promise of Free Tuition.

It's easier than ever to apply to any of our four student-centered colleges.

When you apply now, you guarantee your admission to Los Rios. After that, fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or California Dream Act Application (CADAA) to save money on tuition and other fees. It's as simple as that.

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Guarantee your admission to a Los Rios college.

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Fill out the FAFSA or CADAA to qualify for financial aid.

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Film/Digital Cinema Production

This program is designed to provide skills in film production, digital cinema, and television through the preparation of projects for...

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Homeland Security

The Homeland Security program examines the roots of terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, intelligence analysis, response methods...

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Marketing is a dynamic area of study that provides immediate job and career opportunities after one course or the completion of a degree...