There are various ways to connect with your Health-Related Sciences (HRS) Student Success Team!

Please visit the Health-Related Sciences Student Support Hub on Canvas for comprehensive information and student support services.

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Contact Us!

Location: School of Nursing, 1st floor
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am - 4:30 pm

Educational Advisor Steven Purdy Virtual Hours

Monday - Thursday

8:30 - 9:30 am, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm, 3 - 4 pm

Zoom Link Passcode: 934884

One-on-one Appointments with Steven Purdy

Monday-Thursday 9:30 - 11 am Schedule Today!

Nursing Enrollment & Evaluations Specialists

Please meet with the following evaluator based on your last name.
Student Last Name A-L: Alexis Brucks
Student Last Name M-Z: Kristin Castorena

Alexis Brucks (Student Last Name A-L)
*Note: Out of office 7/23 and 7/30 - Virtual Hours cancelled. 

Virtual Hours

Tuesday 9 - 11 am 

Zoom Link

In person Monday-Thursday School of Nursing, 1st floor
Kristin Castorena (Student Last Name M-Z)
Virtual Hours
Wednesday 1 - 3 pm
Zoom Link
Monday - Thursday
Schedule an Appointment
In person Monday – Thursday
8 am - 4 pm
School of Nursing, 1st floor

Please make an appointment with a Health-Related Sciences Counselor
If you need assistance scheduling a counseling appointment, contact

Drop-In Counseling - via Zoom

Students are seen on a first-come, first-serve basis during designated drop-in hours.  Drop-in counseling is limited to 15 minutes for general information only.  Students who need a comprehensive educational plan or have transcripts from other colleges or universities are required to schedule an appointment. Please note: students must have their student ID numbers ready. 

Drop-In Counseling Schedule


At the workshops, prerequisites and eligibility criteria that are relevant to the application process will be discussed. These workshops are open to the public. You do not have to be enrolled at RCC to attend. If you have a disability requiring accommodation, please call 951-222-8407 at least one week before the event date to ensure accommodation. Times and dates are subject to change, check back for updates. 

Thursday, June 20 2 - 4 pm
Wednesday, July 3 3 - 5 pm
Wednesday, July 17 6 - 8 pm
Wednesday, July 31 10 am - Noon
Zoom Link  Password: 190081

Nursing Programs Requirements