UndocuScholar Resource Connection
The UndocuScholar Resource Connection empowers students, staff, faculty, and community members who are undocumented, of mixed-status families, or allies by supporting their academic, personal, and professional goals. The UndocuScholar Resource Connection is committed to providing individualized support and resources to help students achieve their academic pathway.
Learn about how to get started and apply as an undocumented student.
- Carmelita Palomares, PalomaC@arc.losrios.edu
- Rick Ramirez, email@example.com
- Lydia Delgado, DelgadL3@arc.losrios.edu
- Mayra Mireles, MireleM@arc.losrios.edu
- Judith Valdez, ValdezJ@arc.losrios.edu
We provide a comprehensive support service to students who are undocumented, of mixed family status, and allies.
Prospective students should call the Counseling Center at (916) 484-8572 to schedule an appointment.
Financial Aid Officer Patricia Jimenez de Valdez provides financial aid information and support. To get help, please call (916) 484-8491 or email JimeneP@arc.losrios.edu.
Learn to understand and how to provide support to the undocumented community. Learn about the latest laws and policies affecting UndocuScholars. This training is open to students, staff, faculty, administrators, and community members! Make sure to attend and add this training to your resume!
In partnership with Opening Doors and Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights (CHIRLA), the UndocuScholar Resource Connection is offering free immigration consultations to anyone undocumented, of mixed family status, or allies.
When accessing CHIRLA, please schedule your appointments under the Sacramento City College option.
ARC Center for Mental Health and Wellness
The Center for Mental Health and Wellness provides a variety of services to all currently enrolled students, including individual and group therapy as well as training and workshops on a variety of topics.
ARC Student Health and Wellness Center
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Crisis Text Line
Free, 24/7 crisis counseling.
Text CONNECT to 741741 to chat with a Crisis Counselor or go to Crisis Text Line Website
988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
Free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention, and crisis resources.
Call or text 988 or to talk to someone now!
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- Transfer Event
- CADAA Consultations
Student Support Specialist
Monday - Thursday (In-Person)
Fridays (Online & by appointment only)
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Welcome & Support Center, 106C
4700 College Oak Drive
Sacramento, CA 95841
Direct Support Services to UndocuScholars and the Undocumented Community
At the UndocuScholar Resource Connection, the student life supervisor, student personnel assistant, and peer mentor provide support and resources to students, staff, faculty, and community members who are undocumented, of mixed family status, or allies. We provide the following direct services:
- Moral support
- Referrals to on- and off-campus resources
- Assistance with admissions
- Assistance with financial aid applications
- Career-related services