Regional College Access Center

Arizona’s first — and Pima County’s only — free community-based college access center. The RCAC provides services, such as, advice on preparing for and paying for college in both English and Spanish.

Operating as usual

12/01/2021

The Financial Aid Process

11/17/2021
11/10/2021

First COMPLETE your FAFSA, then do this! Need help? Contact [email protected]. You can do it! You can afford it! You can go to college! #FAFSA #collegebound

Once you’ve completed your 2022–23 FAFSA® form, make sure you stay on track by completing these next steps.

Photos from Metropolitan Education Commission's post 11/09/2021

Photos from Metropolitan Education Commission's post

05/13/2021

🦋 We at the MEC are excited to co-present an amazing event that centers the education and work needs of undocumented and DACA communities!

🦋 ISRC & Partners present: Pathways Conference
An interactive series for youth, young adults, and students with undocumented & DACA status interested in college, graduate school & starting a business

🦋 Join us for this virtual series of workshops led by immigrant leaders and supporters across AZ and beyond. Come to one or more days.

🦋 Intended audience: Youth, young adults and students with undocumented or DACA status

🦋 Details & registration: bit.ly/undocupathconf

🦋 June 10, 4-8pm - College Day
Learn about college options in and beyond Arizona, scholarships that cover your tuition, and how to advocate for your needs as an undocumented student.

🦋 June 11, 4-8pm - Graduate & Professional School Day
Learn about specific graduate & professional school programs, how to apply and ways to pay for school.

🦋 June 12, 10am-2pm - Entrepreneurship & Starting a business
Learn about starting a business. LLC's, independent contracting, interviewing & resumes.

UA Immigrant Student Resource Center First Cats-University of Arizona Pima Community College College Depot Metropolitan Education Commission

🦋 We at the MEC are excited to co-present an amazing event that centers the education and work needs of undocumented and DACA communities!

🦋 ISRC & Partners present: Pathways Conference
An interactive series for youth, young adults, and students with undocumented & DACA status interested in college, graduate school & starting a business

🦋 Join us for this virtual series of workshops led by immigrant leaders and supporters across AZ and beyond. Come to one or more days.

🦋 Intended audience: Youth, young adults and students with undocumented or DACA status

🦋 Details & registration: bit.ly/undocupathconf

🦋 June 10, 4-8pm - College Day
Learn about college options in and beyond Arizona, scholarships that cover your tuition, and how to advocate for your needs as an undocumented student.

🦋 June 11, 4-8pm - Graduate & Professional School Day
Learn about specific graduate & professional school programs, how to apply and ways to pay for school.

🦋 June 12, 10am-2pm - Entrepreneurship & Starting a business
Learn about starting a business. LLC's, independent contracting, interviewing & resumes.

UA Immigrant Student Resource Center First Cats-University of Arizona Pima Community College College Depot Metropolitan Education Commission

05/12/2021

Looking to help fund college tuition costs? You can get cash for class, but first you have to complete the #FAFSA. Get one-on-one help and have your questions answered by a FAFSA expert. #AZFAFSA
http://azfafsa.org/

Looking to help fund college tuition costs? You can get cash for class, but first you have to complete the #FAFSA. Get one-on-one help and have your questions answered by a FAFSA expert. #AZFAFSA
http://azfafsa.org/

04/20/2021
Photos from Regional College Access Center's post 04/07/2021

Our virtual campus tour event’s agenda! Take a look and register at the QR code included.

Photos from Regional College Access Center's post 04/07/2021

Register at flyer QR code or link.

04/07/2021
04/07/2021

Still deciding between AZ universities? Join us for a virtual tour and alumni tips and tricks!

Still deciding between AZ universities? Join us for a virtual tour and alumni tips and tricks!

03/30/2021

Attending UArizona or NAU in the Fall? Learn how you can spend your summer before beginning your freshmen year at these universities.

Attending UArizona or NAU in the Fall? Learn how you can spend your summer before beginning your freshmen year at these universities.

Timeline Photos 03/25/2021

Timeline Photos

Photos from College Knowledge for Counselors's post 03/25/2021

Photos from College Knowledge for Counselors's post

Timeline Photos 03/24/2021

Timeline Photos

03/17/2021

Juniors! Get a head start on your senior year with this workshop on paying for college. https://tiny.cc/CDevents Phoenix Union High School District

03/17/2021
03/16/2021

Join us Tomorrow, Tuesday, March 16th , we will be hosting our Auditing 101 Series talking about Where does my money go? During this session, we will be discussing financial literacy in preparing for college. This is open to all grades. Students can Register at: bit.ly/BALF-ADULTING101. #ileaderbalf #virtuallearning #scholarships #firstgenmafia

Photos from Access ASU's post 03/06/2021

Photos from Access ASU's post

03/05/2021

💰Scholarships for Undocumented youth!

For this month we encourage y'all to apply to these three scholarships:

Beyond Dream Project & Scholarship
Upsolve Access to Justice Scholarship
Davis-Putter Scholarship

In these posts, we highlight scholarships for Undocumented youth in southern Arizona. For more scholarships visit out website:
scholarshipsaz.org/scholarships

Photos from Arizona Serve's post 03/04/2021

Photos from Arizona Serve's post

Timeline Photos 02/25/2021

Timeline Photos

You may now register for an informative Featured Topic Institute if you're attending the 2021 AHSIE Best Practices Conference or not!
http://ow.ly/PuzG50DJ6J8

Photos from Regional College Access Center's post 02/24/2021

Pima Community College scholarships with upcoming deadlines!

02/24/2021
02/24/2021

Going to the UArizona? Let’s talk $$$! Be sure to register and bring all you financial aid/scholarship questions. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

Going to the UArizona? Let’s talk $$$! Be sure to register and bring all you financial aid/scholarship questions. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

02/24/2021

Deciding about attending ASU? Thinking about where to live if you accept? This is the workshop for you. Be sure to register and bring all your questions! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

Deciding about attending ASU? Thinking about where to live if you accept? This is the workshop for you. Be sure to register and bring all your questions! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

02/23/2021

Only 1 WEEK LEFT until the UArizona FAFSA priority deadline! Get those apps turned in. Attend a session if you have ANY lingering questions.

Only 1 WEEK LEFT until the UArizona FAFSA priority deadline! Get those apps turned in. Attend a session if you have ANY lingering questions.

02/18/2021

The College Success Arizona scholarship app is due March 5th! Come learn what you need to do in order to apply. Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

The College Success Arizona scholarship app is due March 5th! Come learn what you need to do in order to apply. Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

02/18/2021

Come learn all about Grand Canyon University! Bring your questions. Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

Come learn all about Grand Canyon University! Bring your questions. Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

Photos from Regional College Access Center's post 02/16/2021

Shout out to our five Peer Coaches who attended the 26th Annual MEC Teen Town Hall! Thanks for being outstanding youth community leaders!

Photos from Regional College Access Center's post 02/16/2021

Shout out to our five Peer Coaches who attended the 26th Annual MEC Teen Town Hall! Thanks for being outstanding youth community leaders!

02/16/2021
02/16/2021

Workshop your resume! Join us for tips and tricks and learn from your peers about how to create a stand-out resume! Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

Workshop your resume! Join us for tips and tricks and learn from your peers about how to create a stand-out resume! Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

02/16/2021

Join Peer Coach Amanda for a forum on the Black Lives Matter Movement. Register at this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

Join Peer Coach Amanda for a forum on the Black Lives Matter Movement. Register at this link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeoFCzDVbom6b-6CpJlI1X0rpqm3drHvNhIW3hnxD4wDrO3Yg/viewform

02/15/2021

Only 2 weeks left until the UA FAFSA Priority Deadline! Get those applications submitted ASAP. Please contact the MEC if you need help submitting or have any questions.

Only 2 weeks left until the UA FAFSA Priority Deadline! Get those applications submitted ASAP. Please contact the MEC if you need help submitting or have any questions.

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