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Priority Registration:

Priority Registration for current DRC students at Riverside City College begins Monday, May 18, 2020 for the upcoming summer semester, and July 6, 2020 for the fall semester.  Due to the current campus closure, you may request to be cleared for priority registration by following the instructions in this email. Once you have completed these steps, you will be able to register for classes online, beginning May 18, 2020 for summer, and July 6, 2020 for fall.

1.  Prepare
-If you have any unpaid fees, your registration will be blocked.
-If you have not yet done so, we strongly encourage you to meet with a counselor via ConferZoom to create a Student Educational Plan. This plan will help guide you when selecting courses for the upcoming term.
-If you have an approved accommodation for a service provider such as a Scribe or Interpreter, please use the links on the DRC web page (or contact the DRC office) as soon as you are registered in classes.

2.  Request Clearance for Priority Registration

Current DRC Students: Check your RCCD Student Email for the Priority Registration request form.
If you are not able to complete the form, here are two other options (choose A or B):

A.  Email the DRC ( ) with a message that includes your full name, student ID number, phone number, and email address.  A DRC staff member will contact you.
B.  Call the Riverside City College DRC at (951) 222-8060 and leave a voice message with your full name, student ID number, phone number, and email address.  A DRC staff member will contact you.

Contact Information: As we transition into an online education platform, I want to ensure you will continue to receive support from your DRC Team.

If you need a copy of your Letter to Instructor outlining your accommodations, please let a member of the DRC Team know and we will get that sent. You will need to provide the course title and section number, and name of the instructor teaching the course.

The main email and phone number are: and (951) 222-8060. This number and email reach several members of the DRC Team.

To reach individual team members, please use the following link:

Please do not hesitate to let us know if you need anything to minimize any potential barriers that may hinder your accessing your courses online.

Pamela J. Starr
Pamela J. Starr, Ph.D.
Director, Disability Resource Center

Transfer Center Information:  RCC Transfer Center Link

Career Center Information:  RCC Career Center Link


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  Hello and Welcome to Riverside City College!  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
RCC has a long and rich tradition in removing barriers and providing access for students with disabilities. In 1961, RCC became the first public post-secondary institution in the country to begin a program of support services specifically for students with disabilities. Our commitment to students with disabilities continues today.

We hope the information provided on this website will answer your questions regarding eligibility requirements, support services available, and procedures to access those services. 

If you have questions not answered on these pages please email us, give us a call, or better yet - drop by our office, meet the staff, and take a tour!

We wish you the best as you pursue your educational and professional goals.


The DRC Staff

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​ ​Getting Started​​​
Transitioning to College​
Faculty Resources​​​  
High Tech Center​​
Tutoring Request​
Workabilit​​y III​​​​
Adaptive Furniture Request​​​
Scribe/Note taking Request​​​
Deaf /HoH Services Request​​​

​DRC Priority Registration
DRC Priority Registration Dates
​​​DRC students who have completed their college orientation, counseling, and are in good academic standing are eligiable for priority registration as a service
In addition to meeting the above criteria, please note the following:  

1. Please be sure you have met with a counselor in the last year prior to contacting the DRC office to be cleared for Priority Registration. 

2. You will NOT be able to use Priority Registration if you have been placed on Academic or Progress Probation for 2+ consecutive semester. 

3. You will NOT be able to use Priority Registration if you exceed 100 units (unless you are in an approved high-unit major). 

4. You will ONLY be able to use Priority Registration during the first week of the dates listed (Monday-Friday, excluding holidays or college closures).

*If you do not meet these guidelines OR if you miss registration during the above dates, you must wait until your assigned WebAdvisor date to register for classes. 

Students who have been approved for priority registration as an accommodation are exempt from certain criteria listed above, but please note the following: ​
1. Please contact the DRC office in advance to be cleared for Priority Registration.
2. You will be able register for classes beginning on the date listed. 
Summer 2020
May 18-22
​Fall 2020
July 6-10
Winter 2021
November 2-6
​Spring 2021
November 2-6​


   CAK 130,
   First Floor of the 
   Charles A. Kane Building. 

   Mon.-Fri: 8am-5pm
   *Tues. : 8am-6pm
   Sat. & Sun.: Closed

   Contact Us:
   Phone: (951) 222-8060
   VideoPhone: (951) 801-5675 
   Fax: (951) 222-8059