How much does American River College cost?

American River College Cost of Attendance
In-state $1,104
Out-of-state $8,712
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 $4,282
$30,000-$48,000 $4,534
$48,000-$75,000 $7,358
$75,000-$110,000 $4,282
Over $110,000 $11,961

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% $2,416
Federal Grants 49% $4,805
Pell grants 49% $3,420
Other federal grants 16% $535
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 72% $2,008
Institutional grants or scholarships 1% $1,284
Student loan aid 3% $6,095
Federal student loans 3% $6,957
Other student loans $7,500

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000

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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 69%

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