Native American Higher Ed

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The Native community at Cosumnes River College includes students, staff, faculty and alumni from a variety of tribal/cultural backgrounds. Native American Higher Ed Resources (NAHER) promotes academic, personal, and career success to Native American students. Culture and education both play an intrinsic role in the development of life and what transpires to one reaching their full potential and career endeavors. NAHER resources and services focus on cultivating student success, developing personal well being, and embracing culture for Native American students.

Resources available at the NAHER office:

  • School supplies such as paper, folders, pens/pencils etc.
  • Priority counseling appointments
  • Print cards
  • Safe place for students to grab a free snack and drink, or just check in


phone: (916) 691-7027

Gladis Sanchez
Student Support Specialist
Access Center/ Native Resources
(916) 691-7076

Alexadria Raya-Franklin
Student Personnel Assistant
Access Center/ Native Resources
(916) 691-7027

Crystal Martinez-Alire, Ed.D
EOPS Counselor
(916) 691-7045

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Monday to Thursday:
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
8:00 am to 4:30 pm


Student Support Center
Library Building, L 125D