Get Help Navigating College

Get help navigating the community college experience. Complete your Steps to Success to enroll in ARC and identify and achieve your academic and career goals. Our primary focus is on first-time college students and providing support for at-risk students within the college.

The Connect Center can help you:

Complete your ARC application

Get help with online orientation

Get help registering

Receive referrals to college programs, services, and learning communities.

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"Get Connected, Stay Connected."  ~Unknown


Dean:   Kolleen Ostgaard
Admin. Asst.:  Ana Lukawski
Director, First Year Experience & Onboarding:  Jazzie Murphy
Phone: 916-484-4537


Monday, Thursday, Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
(last student helped at 4:30 pm)
Tuesday, Wednesday
8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
(last student helped at 6:30 pm)


Office Location: Welcome and Support Center Bldg.