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Want to Show Your Rio Spirit? Join Us for a Photo Shoot

We’re looking for current, local Arizona students enrolled in a credential seeking program at Rio Salado College (degree or certificate) to take part in a photo and video shoot on Monday, Nov. 14, 2022, from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m. at the Tempe location.
November 4, 2022

November Is Native American Heritage Month

At Rio Salado College we’re proud of our Native American students, faculty, and staff members. Join us as we celebrate the heritage of a proud people throughout the month of November with our library resources, specialized classes, and an informative discussion event.
November 4, 2022

Wellness Wednesday: It's Time For Tryptophan

What is tryptophan? Does it really make you want to take a post-turkey dinner nap, or is something else guilty of making you drowsy? Read on as we try to solve the mystery of this sleepy substance.
November 2, 2022

Need a Dental Cleaning? Help Us Help You!

The Rio Salado College Dental Clinic is seeking patients.
October 31, 2022

Spring 2023 Registration Open!

New and current Rio Salado College students can now register for spring classes. The best thing about Rio? No cancelled classes. Ever.
October 29, 2022

Ask an Advisor: Why Do I Need an Academic Advisor?

An academic advisor is key to your academic success. Think of an academic advisor as your very own Google Map App – a specialist who provides guidance and direction and pulls you back on course as you journey toward your destination – graduation!
October 28, 2022

Rio Salado College Offers New Nanotech Career Pathway for Adult Education Students

Nanotech is hiring! To help address workforce needs, Rio Salado is launching a nanotechnology career pathway for adult education students to train for jobs in the manufacturing industry.
October 27, 2022

Wellness Wednesday: The Power of Pumpkins

Pumpkins are a potent source of nutritional goodness! Consider adding some pumpkin seeds, canned pumpkin, or fresh pumpkin to your diet so you can be powered by fall’s favorite fruit.
October 26, 2022

How To Press On With Your Studies When You're Depressed

It can be hard to find the will to do anything when you’re depressed. If you’re feeling down while you’re studying, don’t give up! There are things that you can do to help stay focused on your studies while you manage your mental health.
October 25, 2022

Have Questions About Voting In Arizona's Midterm Election? Ask KJZZ

Are you planning to vote in Arizona's 2022 midterm election? You may have some questions about the process. Do you know how to vote? Where to vote? What you might need to have when you show up to the polls?
October 25, 2022

See How Scholarships Are Helping These Students Pay for School

See how scholarships are helping seven MCCCD students pay for school and reach their academic goals. You can apply too! One application gives access to hundreds of scholarships.
October 24, 2022

How To Find Scholarships

There are scholarships out there that could help you pay for college. There is a lot of information out there and trying to sort through it all can be overwhelming. If you’re on the hunt for scholarships, consider narrowing your search through these avenues.

October 20, 2022