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Wellness Wednesday: A For Adrenaline

What is adrenaline, exactly, and what causes it to spike in tense or unexpected situations?
October 19, 2022

University Transfer Week and October Events

National Transfer Week in Maricopa October 17-21, 2022
October 17, 2022

International Day of Action Against Contract Cheating is October 19

Integrity is a big part of education, and it starts with you. Join us as we take part in International Contract Cheating Day.
October 14, 2022

Wellness Wednesday: Don't Let Your Teeth Get Scary

Don’t turn your mouth into a foreboding haunted house: keep the demons of tooth decay at bay with these wellness tips!
October 12, 2022

Ask an Advisor - What is an Education Plan?

Like most major life decisions, it is important to map out a plan to help you meet and achieve your goals. An education plan serves as your roadmap to assist you in determining which courses are required for you to complete your degree or certificate.
October 7, 2022

Former Dual Student Receives Tempe Humanitarian Award

Addison Olson, a former Rio Salado College dual enrollment student, is the recipient of the 2022 Tempe Community Council Young Humanitarian Award.
October 7, 2022

Grad Counts on a New Career Thanks to Scholarship

When she got a job promotion but not a raise, Destiny Spurling realized that a college degree would help her future income potential. A scholarship opportunity helped the single mother realize her degree goals.
October 6, 2022

Wellness Wednesday: Why Do We Like To Be Scared?

Why do we like to be scared? Isn't it bad to be frightened? Don't we want to avoid feeling that way? The answers may surprise you.
October 5, 2022

Take a Short Survey for Chance to Win $150 Amazon Gift Card from Interact

We’re inviting Rio students to take a survey about your media habits and technology preferences. And you could win a $150 Amazon gift card from Interact Communications for taking part!
September 30, 2022

Get Your Game on with Rio’s Esports Club

Got game? Join fellow gaming enthusiasts by joining Rio Salado College’s new Esports club.
September 29, 2022

Wellness Wednesday: Better Living Through Heavy Metal

"Food” and “metal” are not two words normally put together, but the truth is there are essential metals out there that our bodies need to consume and process to stay healthy.
September 28, 2022

Scholarships, Grants, and Everything Else You Need To Know About Paying For College

Financial aid covers scholarships, grants, and other opportunities for funding out there that can help you pay for schooling. Join us as we break down the different types of funding, what the deal with FAFSA is, how to find scholarships, and also highlight some local opportunities for Phoenix students in need of student aid.
September 27, 2022