How much does American River College cost?

American River College Cost of Attendance
In-state $1,104
Out-of-state $8,208
On-Campus Room and Board
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $5,343
$30,000-$48,000 $5,732
$48,000-$75,000 $7,712
$75,000-$110,000 $5,343
Over $110,000 $13,611

American River College Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 73% $2,378
Federal Grants 45% $4,618
Pell grants 45% $3,356
Other federal grants 9% $601
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 72% $1,785
Institutional grants or scholarships 1% $1,275
Student loan aid 3% $6,076
Federal student loans 3% $7,069
Other student loans $7,500

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Do community service 297 Up to $500
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

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American River College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 31858
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 70%

American River College Graduation Success

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About American River College


4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Associate's
Setting Large Suburb
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify