We are committed to providing students with affordable tuition, manageable direct
education costs, and equitable access to financial aid resources. Understanding of
the costs and knowing what you are eligible for will help you create a financial plan.
Student employment offers students the opportunity to have part-time employment on
or off-campus that can possibly be related to their chosen field of study, on a schedule
that works with their studies.
of students receive the California Promise Grant Tuition Waiver
million financial aid delivered last year
The RCC Promise Program
Free Tuition and Fees + Book and Other Support
The RCC Promise program is part of a state and nationwide effort to provide affordable
education. Full-time eligible students recieve free no-fee tuition and fees, support
for textbooks, priority registration, access to educational and faculty advisors,
activities and a dedicated community. Certain restrictions apply. LEARN MORE
Financial Aid Virtual Assistance
Students can get help with completing the FAFSA application, CA DREAM Act application,
get general answers to questions, and receive assistance with financial aid verification
task status during the virtual assistance hours. Also, we offer Cash for College and
scholarship virtual workshops.