12800 Abrams Road, Dallas, Texas, on 243 acres of former farmland adjacent to the cities of Richardson and Garland.


Established in 1972. One of seven campuses in the Dallas County Community College District.


Dr. Kay Eggleston, President
Dr. Ray Canham, Interim Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Student Success
Ron Clark, Vice President for Business Services
Whitney Rosenbalm, Director of Marketing & Public Relations
Fonda Vera, Executive Dean of Planning, Research, Effectiveness, & Development
Donna Walker, Associate Vice President/Deputy Superintendent of Richland Collegiate High School

Academic School Deans


Richland College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Richland College


Offers the two-year college transfer associate degree, plus associate degrees and one-year certificates in:

Academic Divisions


Traditional fall and spring 15-week terms plus summer terms, a Winter Term, a May Term and 4-, 6-, and 8-week flex terms throughout the year.

Financial Aid:

A number of financial aid programs available including on-campus work study, scholarships & short-term loans.

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  • College credit enrollment approximately 20,000.
  • Anglo students comprise 30% of our enrollment, while the percentages for other ethnic and racial groups are African-American – 21%, Hispanic – 29%, and Asian-American – 14%.
  • Richland transfers more than 53% of its students to Texas‘ four-year colleges and universities.
  • RLC‘s student body includes 55% women, 45% men.