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Riverside City College Admissions

If you are applying to Riverside City College, the deadline for Fall 2024 admissions is 10/20 and there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Riverside City College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Riverside City College's admissions stats.

Riverside City College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Riverside City College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Riverside City College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 10 20

Want to Apply Early to Riverside City College?

Riverside City College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Riverside City College

For more information on transferring to Riverside City College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Riverside City College

Riverside City College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Riverside City College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you shine. What does Riverside City College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Riverside City College for more information on admission factors.

Riverside City College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Riverside City College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Riverside City College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Riverside City College?

Riverside City College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Riverside City College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Riverside City College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Riverside City College

Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Riverside City College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Riverside City College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Riverside City College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Riverside City College accept transfer credits?

✅ Riverside City College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Riverside City College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Riverside City College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Riverside City College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Riverside City College?

✅ Riverside City College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Riverside City College?

❌ Riverside City College does not offer early decision.

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Riverside City College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Oct 20

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Riverside City College is Oct 20.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Riverside City College is Continuous processing.

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

Riverside City College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Riverside City College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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

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