Committed to Our Students and Employees
AVѧԺ is an award-winning community college located near Sacramento, California where a heavy emphasis is placed on academic excellence, equity-mindedness and student success. Since its founding in 1936, AVѧԺ has focused on quality instruction and meeting the evolving needs of the students and communities it serves. View fast facts about AVѧԺ.
The Sierra Community College District serves students at our main Rocklin campus, as well as our three campuses located in Grass Valley, Tahoe-Truckee, and Roseville.
As one of the top employers in Placer County, AVѧԺ has a strong commitment to the achievement of equity and inclusion among its faculty, staff, and students and values the rich, diverse backgrounds that make up our campus community. Currently, AVѧԺ enrolls more than 16,000 students per term, where approximately: 21% of AVѧԺ’s students are Latin(o)(a)(x)(e), 3% are African-American, 3% are Filipino, 6% are Asian-American, 1% are Native American, 7% are multiracial and 58% are White.
One of the reasons working at AVѧԺ is so wonderful is that all of our employees care deeply about the college and our students. Everyone wants to see our students succeed. That common mission helps guide our daily work. Knowing we are helping students accomplish their educational goals makes the work we do rewarding. We also have a collaborative culture and our employees are encouraged to participate in decision making throughout the college.– Ryan davis, vice president of human resources
Human Resource Support
The Human Resources Office prides itself in providing support to students, employees and applicants. Learn more about the various areas within Human Resources.
California Relay Service
If you have limitations hearing or speaking, the State of California offers a specially-trained Communications Assistant (CA) that can relay telephone conversations for all of your calls. Dial 711 to reach the California Relay Service (CRS). Dialing 711 is for everyone, not just those who have difficulty hearing on a standard phone. If you prefer having your calls immediately answered in your mode of communication, dial one of the toll-free modality and language-specific numbers below. The call will be routed to the CRS provider.
|Type of Call/Modality||Language||Toll-Free 800 Number|
|TTY/VCO/HCO to Voice||English||1-800-735-2929|
|TTY/VCO/HCO to Voice||Spanish||1-800-855-3000|
|Voice to TTY/VCO/HCO||English||1-800-735-2922|
|Voice to TTY/VCO/HCO||Spanish||1-800-855-3000|
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|English and Spanish||1-800-855-3000|