Financial Aid Outreach and Workshops

​The Student Financial Services Office at Riverside City College hosts and participates in a variety of outreach activities.  We partner with faculty and staff, the community, K-12 schools and various organizations in order to help promote financial aid awareness.  We assist students and families to become more familiar with the various resources available to help reduce the cost of a college education.  

Fall 2020 Workshops
The Student Financial Services office will host a variety of workshops during the Fall 2020 semester. Workshops will vary from Financial Aid Application Assistance, Satisfactory Academic Progress, Cal Grant and Financial Aid Overview, Money Habitudes, Budgeting, and Financial Aid Overview for Transfer Students. For more information on workshop dates, times, and location please click here​ for our monthly calendars.​

FAFSA/Dream Act Application Assistance 

Fall 2020

August 24th through December 18, 2020

For Financial Aid Application Assistance please contact the Student Financial Services office at 951-222-8710 or email them at For more information please visit the following site below:

Filling Out the FAFSA
Money Habitudes  

Financial Fitness @ RCC is designed to give students the tools to become financially responsible and set them off to a good path toward a financially sound future.  The workshop series is held during the Fall and Spring semester and topics vary from Budgeting and Credit, to Scholarship Search and Application Tips. 

Zoom Fall 2020 Workshops Coming Soon. Please email Student Financial Services at

Financial Aid Office Hours- Due to Covid-19 Office Hours discontinued until further notice

The financial aid office offers office hours to on-campus departments and programs and to local high schools, continuation schools, adult education schools, and charter schools. The purpose of the office hours is to answer general financial aid questions and assist with the FAFSA and Dream Act Application. For more information or to schedule office hours please contact Manny Gray at or at 951-222-8756.    

Financial Aid Student Individual Appointments 

Financial aid individual appointments are available for students and parents who need help with completing the FAFSA or Dream Act Application, FSA ID, Campus Logic, CHAFEE grant application, or any state and federal aid site. Also, we provide one on one appointments with parents and students who need help understanding the process of financial aid at RCC. To schedule an appointment please contact Manny Gray at   ​

RCCD Foundation Scholarship Workshops
RCCD Foundation Scholarship Workshops provide students with valuable information regarding RCCD Scholarships including, how to apply for scholarships at RCCD, how to request a recommendation, and help with completing the scholarship application. For times and locations, please check back in the fall 2020 semester. 

Zoom Fall 2020 Workshops Coming Soon. Please email Student Financial Services at

Highschool, Classroom, and Community Presentations
Highschool and classroom presentations provide students and parents with general financial aid information. Presentations can be customized to address specific student populations and particular student financial aid programs. Due to COVID-19 please note all presentations will be held via Zoom. To schedule a presenation for your highschool or classroom, please contact Student Financial Services at or 951-222-8710