Connect with your Educational Advisor, Peer Mentor, or STEM Counselor via Zoom! We are here to answer your questions regarding academic programs, RCC's STEM Division and events on campus.

The STEM ​Engagement Center provides students access to Peer Mentors and an Educational Advisor who are here to support you in your educational journey. In addition, we have a calculator and textbook assistance program, study spaces, and multiple resources students can utilize such as brand-new computers and both large and portable white boards.

Contact Us

STEM Engagement Center Coordinator: Dr. Virginia White
Location: Martin Luther King Building Room 222
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm and Fridays 8:30 am - 3:00 pm. 
Email: Educational Advisor Timothy.Gavilanes@rcc.edu​
Phone: (951) 328-3694 

Virtual Engagement Center Hours
Monday 1 - 4 pm Zoom
Tuesday 1:30 - 3:50 pm Zoom
Wednesday  2 - 4:30 pm Zoom
Thursday 1:30 - 4:30 pm Zoom
Friday  8:30 - 11:30 am Zoom

For more information about upcoming conferences, events, and workshops visit our RCC STEM Instagram

STEM Engagement Center Course

Enroll in the STEM Engagement Center Canvas shell to easily access all the resources offered.

Counseling - STEM Counselor Hours Vary

Drop-in Counseling is Available !

Counselors are available for drop in questions. Please note, counselors cannot create comprehensive educational plans during this time. Please try to attend a drop-in session for your appropriate pathway. Also note, students will be asked to wait in the waiting room until the counselor is available to call you in. Please be patient.

Drop-In Counseling Appointments

Scholarships

Interested in applying for scholarships? Our RCCD Foundation Office provides scholarships for hundreds of students. Find out more about STEM-related scholarships. 

 

STEM Tutoring Services

Online Tutoring: BIO1, BIO45, BIO50A, BIO55, CHEM3, MAT10, MAT11, MAT12, MAT1A, MATH1, MAT23,  MAT35, MAT 36, MAT5, MAT52, MAT53, NRN12, NVN55B, PHY 2A, PHY4A, PHY4B, PHY4C. 

In-Person Tutoring: BIO1, CHE 1A, CHE 2A, CIS1A, MAT 10, MAT 1A, MAT 23, MATH 25, MAT 35, MAT 36, MAT 52 which largely takes place in the Tutoring Services Room 232 accross from the STEM Engagement Center.

Register for a free account:https://riverside.mywconline.com/

Wednesdays and Fridays 8 - 8:50am in the STEM Engagement Center located in MLK 222. 

Smarthinking is available to RCC students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! To access our online tutors for subjects such as Math and Science, go to https://services.smarthinking.com

Your username is your "student.rccd.edu" email address. 
Your password is your two-digit birthmonth, four-digit birth year, and last five digits of your RCC student ID. Example: February 1995 and Student ID 3985602 would be "02199585602."

You can change your password in the "Profile" section of the "Manage Account" tab.