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Online Orientation

Orientation gives you important information to help you succeed at American River College. All new students must complete orientation online or in person.

You can start online orientation 24 hours after you get your student ID number. To complete orientation,  log into Canvas and find the tile for Los Rios Online Orientation.

First Year Experience (FYE) at ARC

First Year Experience at ARC is designed specifically for first time in college students. If you have never attended college before, First Year Experience is just for you. Schedule an interactive Orientation session with First Year Experience Team.

Orientation Checklist

Item Dates Resources
Complete online orientation. At least 24 hours after you get your student ID number. Log in to Canvas

Admissions Tips

Get help with admissions, including application and registration. Visit the Student Support Center inside the Welcome and Support Center building.

Student Support Center