ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled Saved to Favorites.
Colleges / Riverland Community College

Riverland Community College

Austin, MN 2-Year Public
Acceptance RateN.A.
Acceptance RateN.A.

About Riverland Community College

Riverland Community College Overview

Riverland Community College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Austin, Minnesota. Riverland Community College was founded in 1940 and now enrolls around 3,014 students per year year, including 3,014 undergrads. Riverland Community College ensures housing for up to 84 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 2% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

Student Involvement at Riverland Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Riverland Community College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Riverland Community College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Riverland Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Riverland Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Riverland Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Riverland Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 2.8

Is Riverland Community College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can give you a sense of how competitive a college is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better sense of what Riverland Community College offers and if it might be a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Riverland Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Riverland Community College, around 52% return for their sophomore year. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Riverland Community College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 91% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Check with Riverland Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Riverland Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Riverland Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $7,167 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Riverland Community College.

Based on this information, is Riverland Community College the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Riverland Community College a good school for you?

If Riverland Community College seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.


Still Looking for Schools?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

Admissions

Student Life

Academics

Tuition & Aid

Riverland Community College Community Forums

Then use the college admissions predictor to take a data science look at your chances of getting admitted to some of the schools in the U.S.

Where is Riverland Community College?

Riverland Community College is located in the small town setting of Austin, Minnesota.

If you are interested in seeing Riverland Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 90 to Austin, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Rochester International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Riverland Community College and Austin are like without leaving home.

Considering Colleges and Universities in Minnesota?

See a full list of colleges in Minnesota and save your favorites to your college list.

College Info

1900 8th Avenue, NW Austin, MN 55912

Campus Setting: Small Town

Riverland Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Riverland Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Riverland Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Riverland Community College ACT Scores

ic_reflect

ACT Range

Not available

Stand out on your college application

  • • Qualify for scholarships
  • • Most students who retest improve their score
Sponsored by ACT
Take the Next ACT Test

Riverland Community College SAT Scores

ic_reflect

Composite SAT Range

Not available

ic_reflect

Math SAT Range

Not available

ic_reflect

Reading SAT Range

Not available

Riverland Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

Unknown

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
Unknown
Unknown
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
Unknown
Unknown
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Riverland Community College is like? There are approximately 3,014 students enrolled at Riverland Community College. 41% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from MN and 3% percent of students are from other states.

41%

Full Time

59%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,014

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
9331376C-347F-48E1-9EA3-63CB6BA2D682
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
F43DB07C-E631-43A5-9C99-000231808F35
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
ECE68226-946A-49FB-9EBE-25C918B98643
Need Advice or Have a Question About Riverland Community College?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation