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Mission
The mission of the Riverside Community College District Study Abroad Program (RCCD-SAP) is to provide RCCD students from th​e three colleges (Moreno Valley, Norco, Riverside City) with opportunities for study and service learning, and travel abroad.  Through faculty-led semester study abroad, faculty-led short-term course abroad, and travel tours, RCCD-SAP offers wide varieties of programs and destinations aimed at promoting personal growth, expanding individual’s horizon, cultivating global citizenship, intercultural understanding, and preparing students for possible international career opportunities.  Study Abroad Program is RCCD students’ gateway to international travel. ​

Objectives

  • To offer study abroad opportunities to RCCD students while continuing earning credits toward their desired academic goal.​
  • ​​To support faculty and students in the implementation of a study abroad program from the moment of program development through re-entry and beyond. 
  • To expand and diversify study abroad offerings to ensure wider access to students from varied academic, ethnic, socio-economic backgrounds.
  • To utilize and promote internal and external financial aid and scholarship tools to create equitable distribution of resources to encourage students’ participation. ​
Information Sessions - Spring 2020
You may attend at any College! Parents are welcome to attend.
  • Information Session #1
    • ​​Moreno Valley College: Monday, February 24
       12:30 - 2 pm | SAS 101
    • Riverside City College: Tuesday, February 25
      12:30 - 2 pm | DL 409
    • Norco College: Wednesday, February 26
      12 - 1 pm | CSS 217
  • Information Session #2
    • Norco College: Tuesday, March 17
      12:30 - 2 pm | CSS 217
    • Riverside City College: Wednesday, March 18
      12:30 - 2 pm | DL 409
    • Moreno Valley College: March 24
      12:30 - 2 pm | SAS 101
  • Information Session #3
    • Norco College: Tuesday, April 14
      12:30 - 2 pm | CSS 217
    • Moreno Valley College: Wednesday, April 15
      12:30 - 2 pm | SAS 214
    • Riverside City College: Thursday, April 16
      12:30 - 2 pm | DL 409​

Location/Contact Information
RCCD Study Abroad Program
RCC Digital Library
3rd Floor, Room 313
4800 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506
Study.Abroad@rccd.edu

Nassef "Sef" Girgis
(951) 222-8374​
nassef.girgis@rccd.edu​​