Rio Salado College's (RSC) administrative headquarters are located in Tempe, Arizona. The Tempe location houses administrative and student services in four buildings: The Hohokam Administrative Building, the Tower at Rio, the Conference Center at Rio and the Rio Salado Dental Clinic. More About Rio Salado College
Important Dates and Closures: College-wide closures
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Microsoft Office Professional
- Microsoft Visio
- Microsoft Visual Studio
- Microsoft Windows
- MyMathLab Plugins
- Other Software/Applications required for Rio Salado courses
Call the Computer Lab for specific software availability information
Lead instructor: Valerie Jones
Testing at Rio Salado Tempe (main) campus is open Monday & Wednesdays, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. for CLEP and Pearson Vue (including GED) exams, by appointment only.
- To request a CLEP exam appoinment, complete the request form here
- To schedule a Pearson Vue exam, visit Pearson Vue Scheduling or ged.com
Be advised that walk-ins are unavailable, and all scheduled testers must wear a face mask for the duration of time while in testing and in the building.
Academic advisors help select the right courses to meet a student's goals. Advisors evaluate transfer credits and explore transfer opportunities with students. Advisors can also help to admit students to Rio Salado, register them in classes and discuss available services and resources. Advising is available in person, by phone and through online webinars. Call 480-517-8580 or visit the Academic Advising webpages for more information.
Counselors help students set personal, educational and career goals by providing quality and accessible services that meet the needs of Rio Salado's diverse student population. Counseling services are an integral part of the total educational process. Sessions are available in-person and by phone. Call 480-517-8785 to make an appointment, or visit the website for more information.
The Rio Salado Dental Clinic is located at Tempe's main campus, across the street from the Conference Center at Rio. Learn about Rio Salado's Dental Hygiene Program. You can view a full list of provided dental services and information on the Rio Salado Dental Clinic page.
Free online and in person tutoring is available to all enrolled Rio Salado students. Tutors help you understand course content, improve study skills and develop confidence needed to succeed in your class. Call 480-517-8247 or visit Tutoring for more information.
Rio Salado College partners with business and community organizations throughout the Phoenix area to discover creative, new ways to empower our local communities. Through these collaborative partnerships, a variety of services and programs are available for students, employers and employees, and members of the community.
Rio Salado College partnerships include:
- Arizona Department of Education
- Community partnerships
- Military partnerships
- Program-based partnerships
- Rio Institute for Employee Development