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Support & Information On Campus

On this page you will find information on various programs, groups, and organizations available on ARC's Campus to help students succeed and achieve their educational goals while feeling safe, supported, and included on campus.

Please click any link below to be transferred to each Website.

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Academic Support Services
Academic Support Services has various programs geared to help existing, new, or returning students to succeed in their educational goals while maintaining a healthy balance of work-life-school. Please follow the below link to see the 29 different programs ARC has available!

Los Rios Police Department
The Los Rios Community College District Police Department is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Emergency: (916) 558-2221

Beacon Peer Tutoring ProgramBeacon Logo
Contact Number: (916) 484-8918
Fax: (916) 484-8333

Community and Diversity Center
Contact Number: (916) 484-8948

Counseling Center
The mission of the American River College Counseling Center is to provide academic, career and short-term personal counseling to help students successfully reach their goals.
Contact Number: (916) 484-8572
Fax: (916) 484-8721

Disabled Student Programs and Services (DSPS/LD)
DSPS LOGOContacts Numbers: (916) 484-8382

Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOP&S)/Cooperative Agencies
Resources for Education (CARE)
Contact Number: (916) 484-8128
Fax: (916) 484-8151

Foster & Kinship Care Education - Independent Living Program
Contact Number: (916) 484-8626

Four Directions College Success Program
The Four Directions College Success Program is an academic support program based on the Native American Principles of Balance. The program seeks to address the challenges inherent in "walking" in both the traditional tribal and western academic worlds. Four points of emphasis (inspiration, discipline, wisdom, and creation) include linked classes, classroom presence of elders/tribal leaders, and the integration of personal community study and social activities.
Contact Number: (916) 484-8253
Alternate: (916) 484-8417

Health Services/Center
Contact Number: (916) 484-8383

International Students
Contact Number: (916) 484-8774
Fax: (916) 484-8288

LeafLearning Resource Center
Contact Number: (916) 484-8693

Puente Program
The Puente Community College Program seeks to increase the number of underrepresented students who transfer to four-year colleges and universities, earn degrees, and return to the communities as leaders and mentors. *ALL* Students are welcome to apply.
Contact Number: (916) 484-8253
Alternate: (916) 484-8548

Resources for Student & Staff Concerns:
The following link will take you to a list of staff members who are serving as compliance officers for certain types of complaints, grievances, or disciplinary matters.

Student-Athlete Support Program
Contact Number: (916) 484-8475
Fax: (916) 484-8979

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