Thank you for your interest in the ARC Alumni Association

American River College has been educating students throughout the Sacramento area since 1955. As an American River College alumni, you are part of the ARC family and it is our goal to keep you connected after you transition to a career and/or transfer to another educational institution.

Your relationship with American River College does not have to end after your commencement. Stay connected and become a part of your new alumni family by joining the ARC Alumni Association at no cost. We are committed to helping you achieve your goals and dreams.

Alumni Association Membership

Anyone who has ever taken a class at ARC is eligible for membership in the American River College Alumni Association.


  • Participation in special recognition programs
  • An opportunity to support an area of campus of your choice
  • Discounted admission for you and a guest for drama and music events
  • ARC Library borrowing privileges (does not include use of library computers and online databases)
  • Free admission for you and a guest to home athletic events
  • 15% discount to ARC Beaver Bookstore


ARC Alumni Donations Support

  • Program and services which foster and promote student success
  • Scholarships to facilitate the educational pursuits of current and former students
  • Special projects of the college and its centers
  • Fundraising campaigns that benefit the college
  • Leadership in the community by recognizing alumni contributions to the college and community
  • Outreach and communication with other alumni
  • Academic growth by supporting the faculty and staff of the college

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