Dreamer Resource Center

COD Stands with Dreamers

Dreamer Resource Center

"College of the Desert commits to continuing our rich tradition of valuing all students and communities that have relied on us when pursuing their educational goals. College of the Desert students, including undocumented students, are encouraged to pursue their educational goals and access all available resources provided by College of the Desert and the State of California. College of the Desert embraces diversity in all forms and the right of all people to have access to quality higher education in a safe learning environment."

Joel L. Kinnamon, Superintendent/President of Desert Community College District


The mission of College of the Desert's Dreamer Resource Center is to improve student success and help to successfully transition AB 540 student into college. The center provides academic advising, counseling, and referrals to student service programs in a welcoming environment where Dreamers can connect with campus and community resources.


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Email DRC Outreach Specialist Rubi Becerril Gonzalez for assistance.

Our virtual Fall Office Hours:

Monday – 8am – 5:30pm

Tuesday – 8am – 4pm

Wednesday – 8am – 6pm

Thursday – 8am – 4pm

Friday - 8am – 5:30pm


You can also schedule an appointment with the DRC Outreach Specialist for assistance with enrollment, CA Dream Act application, AB-540 forms, access to resources, and for any other questions or needs:

Our designated counselors, Jose Simo and Juan Jose Moreno, are available to meet with you virtually as well. Request an appointment!


Do you have a quick question or just want to say hello to our team? Stop by our weekly virtual drop in hours! Mondays from 2pm to 3pm and Thursdays 9am-10am:


Alas Con Futuro

Alas Con Futuro is a student club at COD. The mission of Alas is to facilitate information on educational opportunities and financial resources for undocumented students. Alas provides presentations throughout the Coachella Valley for AB 540 and first-generation students.

Get more Information:

Contact us:

Rubi Becerril Gonzalez
Outreach Specialist
Phone: 760.565.4850
Email: πŸ“§ Send Message

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