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Robin Gallowglas


Student Services Building
Phone: (916) 484-8437
FAX: (916) 484-8640
Confidential FAX:
(916) 978-0266

Office Hours: 

Mon - Thur 8:00am to 5:00pm
Closed on Friday

Computer Lab hours:

MTF: 8:00am to 4:30pm
TW: 8:00am to 6:30pm
(Closed at 4:30pm when classes are not in session)

**Hours for August 27-September 7, 2018

Counter & Lab

Mon-Thurs 8am-6:30pm

Fridays 8:00am-4:30pm

Tuition Free at ARC Promise, starting Fall 2018

We are committed to your success and will waive your tuition fees for the first year.*
No income requirement or limitations!
Be a California resident.
Just enroll in a minimum of 12 units (12 unit course load for both Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters).

* Students will still need to pay for parking, transportation, textbooks, and/or other fees.

More details soon...

Beginning the in 2016-17 academic year, the California College Promise Grant (formerly Board of Governors or BOG Fee Waiver) implemented academic standards. All grades will be used to determine eligibility for 2016-2017.

Effective Spring 2018 registration students are encouraged to fill out a 2018-2019 FAFSA as the best means to obtain the California College Promise Grant. 

Persons in need of assistance with their financial aid file may request a one-to-one appointment with a financial aid staff member.  Students may call the Office or visit the FA Lab to schedule an appointment. If an issue cannot be resolved after an appointment, then a Student Action Request form may be filed for additional review and response within 5 business days. Personal or financial aid information cannot be shared over the phone due to FERPA regulations (see

Financial Aid assistance is also available on a limited basis at the Natomas and McClellan Centers.  

Call for days and hours: 

McClellan (916) 570-5000 | Natomas (916) 485-6000