Riverside Community College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: California


The mission of Riverside Community College District Transfer Center is dedicated to increasing the transfer function and to increase the number of students prepared for transfer to baccalaureate-level institutions. This is accomplished through coordination of college transfer efforts, with an emphasis on the preparation and transfer of underrepresented students, including disabled students, low-income students, first-generation college students, and other groups of students underrepresented in the transfer process.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 36146

Undergraduate Students: 36146
Faculty: 387

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 93:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 93:1

Contact Information

4800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside California 92506

Website: http://www.rcc.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 951-222-8000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Lilia Acevedo
Student Services Specialist, Admissions & Records

Transfer Services Contact:
Eileen Colapinto

International Admissions Contact:
Marylin Jacobsen
Director for International Students, Center for International Students

Athletics Contact:
Barry Meier
Athletic Director, Athletics

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:

Credits (Min/Max):

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT and ACT scores are not required to determine your eligibility to be admitted to a California community college, nor may they be used in lieu of community college assessment tests.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
A letter of recommendation is not required.

Essay(s) required:
You are not required to submit a personal essay.

Application Fee:
Applying to a California community college is free. Some community colleges do have an application fee for international student applications.

Other Requirements:
Guidance46 is an intro to the transfer process. It explores transfer requirements, admission procedures, requirements for majors and financial aid opportunities. The info will enable you to make informed choices on majors/academic planning.

Fall Deadline:
Start applying March 1

Spring Deadline:
Start applying October 1

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Some form of student aid is available to almost all students. There are federal grants and student loans. The state also offers grants and fee waivers. It's all in our Consumer Guide to Student Financial Services.

Special Programs


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