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We are dedicated to helping you earn an associate degree or certificate, find a new career, or transfer to a four-year university.
Black/African American New Student Interest Form
First-time Black and African American students: submit this form to get support as you begin your college journey at American River College.
Schedule a Counseling Appointment
Our counseling team is here to help you succeed! Whether you are new to ARC or a current student, we encourage you to see a counselor at least once a semester.
The free Blackademics program that offers referrals, services, speakers, and other ways to support your academic pursuits. Connect with tutors, talk to peer mentors, and share in events that can help you succeed at ARC.
Campus Tutoring Programs
American River College offers free tutoring for students, including online tutoring.
Office of Philanthropy
ARC Office of Philanthropy, formerly known as the ARC Foundation at American River College raises funds through the Los Rios Colleges Foundation. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent permissible under law. Donations should be made to "Los Rios Colleges Foundation." The Federal Tax ID is 94-2506591.