Location:  A222    Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Hope Read                 Rose Gil

          Guidance Technician                             Career Guidance Assistant

 hread@riversideunified.org                     rgil@riversideunified.org 

                          951-789-5690 x62211                                   951-789-5690 x62175                       

We encourage students to join the College and Career Center Classroom (code reggchl) to stay informed of activities such as college and career representative visits, FAFSA workshops, and more!  View the calendar below for the schedule.


Watch the video below for instructions on where and how to fill out your FAFSA/CADAA 

ALL seniors must complete a FAFSA or CADAA by April 1, 2024

****The 2024-2025 FAFSA opening will be delayed due to significant changes being made at the federal level.  It is anticipated to be available sometime in December 2023.  Stay tuned for more information!****

FAFSA/CADAA Presentation

The 2024-2025 FAFSA/CADAA will be open for completion sometime in December 2023.  We are still waiting for details from the U.S. Department of Education.  ALL seniors (class of 2024) must complete a 2024-2025 FAFSA/CADAA as a graduation requirement.  Priority deadline to complete the 2024-2025 FAFSA/CADAA is April 1, 2024.  

More Information about the FAFSA/CADAA:

Documents you will need to apply to either the FAFSA or CADAA:

College Application Resources

What kinds of College applications do you need to know


CaliforniaColleges.edu is the State of California’s official college and career planning platform. Lessons and tools help students discover goals for life after high school, make plans to achieve them, and launch their futures. It’s free for California 6th - 12th grade students, their parents, and educators.

CaliforniaColleges.edu is managed by the nonprofit California College Guidance Initiative (CCGI). CCGI partners with school districts to smooth student paths to college and career. It’s funded in part by the State of California as part of the Cradle-to-Career System. Learn more about CaliforniaColleges.edu.

How Do You Apply to the University of California

How Do You Apply to the California State University 

How Do You Apply to the California Community Colleges

How Do You Apply to the Common Black College Application

How Do You Apply to College with the Common App (private and AICCU schools)

Riverside City College Resources 

Apply to RCC

Email: jessica.contreras@rcc.edu

RCC Application Videos 

RCC Promise Program Checklist

RCC Financial Aid 

Virtual office hours through zoom are offered to any students and/or families seeking assistance with their FAFSA or CADAA applications. Go to their site at https://rcc.edu/become-a-student/how-to-pay-for-school/index.html#workshops to register. Support will be offered continuously until June 2022. Please feel free to reach out to our Riverside City College Financial Aid Representative: 

Manuel “Manny” Gray-Trillo 

Office: (951) 222-8756 | Fax (951) 222-8006

Email: manuel.gray@rcc.edu |Web: www.rcc.edu

Office Hours for Fall 2021

Mon, Wed, Thurs, Friday: 8:00-5:00

Tues: 9:00-6:00 

RCC Scholarship List