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American River College Tuition & Costs

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$15,450 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
N/A tuition
$12,492 off campus room & board
$1,854 books and supplies
$1,104 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$22,050 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$6,600 tuition
$12,492 off campus room & board
$1,854 books and supplies
$1,104 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

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Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 0.00% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.29% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,140 75%
Federal Grant Aid $4,555 55%
Pell Grants $4,464 55%
Other Federal Grants $552 9%
Institution Grant Aid - 0%
State Grant Aid $1,800 74%
Student Loans $6,076 3%
Federal Loans $5,768 3%
Other Loans $2,400 0%

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 2
Financial aid deadline: June 30
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Financial Aid Contact Info
4700 College Oak Dr
Sacramento, CA 95841-4286
(916) 484-8011
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $46
Out of State $275


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Chelise - Elk Grove, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Food can get expensive but it’s is worth it. American river is a great school for students of all ages.

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  • 5
  • Cristal from Winton, CA
  • I am a current student here

    This community college is extremely affordable and the education here is top notch. To get more out of your money's worth, try to apply for the BOG waiver. If you qualify, your enrollment fees will be waived.

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