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

Educational Advisor Steven Purdy Virtual Hours


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


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


11:30 am - 12:30 pm and 5 - 6 pm


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


8:30 - 9:30 am and 11:30 am - 12:30 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)
Virtual hours

Tuesday 9 - 11 am 
*Note: 4/4 hours are cancelled

Zoom Link

One-on-one appointments Monday - Thursday Schedule an Appointment
In person Monday-Thursday School of Nursing, 1st floor
Kristin Castorena (Student Last Name M-Z)
Note: 3/8 hours are cancelled. 
Virtual Hours Wednesday 1 -3 pm Zoom Link
One-on-one appointments 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 prior to the date of the event in order to assure accommodation. Times and dates are subject to change, check back for updates. 

Summer 2023
Wednesday, June 21 2 - 4 pm
Thursday, July 6 2 - 4 pm
Wednesday, July 19 6 - 8 pm
Thursday, August 10  Noon - 2 pm
Zoom Link  Password: 190081

Nursing Programs Requirements