Get Help Navigating the Community College Experience

The Connect Center helps prospective, new, and current college students apply to American River College, complete orientation, and enroll in classes. In addition, we'll provide referrals to programs, services, and learning communities that benefit you.

Receive the following services:

  •      Complete your ARC application
  •      Get help with online orientation
  •      Make an educational plan
  •      Get help registering

Receive referrals to college programs, services, learning communities, and Get Connected Sessions, which are group workshops for first-time college students.

Contact

Dean:
Kolleen Ostgaard

Assistant Dean:
Jazzie Muganzo Murphy, M.A.

Admin. Asst.
Ana Lukawski

chat:
https://tinyurl.com/Connect-Chat

email:
studentsuccess@arc.losrios.edu

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Closed on Monday, July 20th from 2-5 pm

Location

Welcome and Support Center Bldg.

American River College Application Workshop Video

American River College makes applying to college easy. This instructional video will guide prospective students through the application process each step of the way.

American River College How to Log on to Canvas tutorial video

American River College is committed to making it easy to access online services including how to access your Canvas. This short video will give prospective students an easy step by step tutorial on how to access their Canvas.

American River College How to Log in to Los Rios Gmail tutorial video

American River College is committed to making it easy for new students to access online services, such as their Los Rios Gmail. This short video will give new students an easy step by step tutorial on two ways to access their Los Rios Gmail.

Step-by-step tutorial on how to register for a class in eServices

American River College makes it easy for you to register for classes! This short video gives prospective students a step-by-step tutorial on how to register for a class in eServices.

ARC Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of the American River College campus and learn about the great programs and services; hosted by the Associated Student Body President.