Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Special Saturday Services Hours for You

chalk board with text: back to school

The Rio Salado Tempe headquarters will be open Saturday, Aug. 22 and Aug. 29, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. to accommodate the increased demands of the back to school rush.

The following student services will be available:

The Testing Center, Knowledge Commons and Technology Support Helpdesk will have normal Saturday hours.

Visit our online listings for more details about important dates, closures and extended service hours.

The back to school rush usually continues through September.

Here are a few tips to help you avoid wait times:
  • Take advantage of self-serve options available through financial aid and
  • Avoid the lunchtime rush between 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and try to call before 10 a.m. You can always leave a message requesting a callback.
  • Avoid calling or coming in on Mondays and consider a mid-week visit. 
  • Come prepared before you call or come in to see an advisor by reviewing your program at

For a step-by-step guide on getting started at Rio Salado College visit