New Students (first time college, starting Fall 2019)

Eligibility Requirements

·       2019 High School Graduate from Riverside, Alvord, Jurupa Unified School districts, or a private/charter school within these areas.

·         Complete your 2019-2020 FAFSA or Dream Act application

·         California Resident or eligible by your AB 540/Dream Act status

·         Complete the RCC Admissions application

·         List RCC as your home campus

·         Complete the Online Orientation

·         Complete your RCC assessment test

·          Be eligible to enroll in English 1A or higher and College Level Math by Fall 2018

·         Create your online First Semester Ed Plan (Available on your “MyPortal” account 2 days after completing the assessment test)

·         Commit to attending college full time (12-15 units each fall and spring for a total of 30 units each year)

·         Be a student determined to finish your associates degree and/or transfer in 2 years.

How to apply

The RCC Promise Application for the Fall 2019 will be available early Spring 2019! Please check back for more information.

To be considered for the RCC Promise Program students must have applied to RCC, completed the assessment tests, and met the above requirements. The RCC Admission Department will contact eligible students by email with instructions and directions to complete the online Promise application. If you have questions regarding your status please visit the RCC Admission Department in the Charles A. Kane Building.