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Are you a RISE Member?

Now you can register for classes online!


If you are a member of RISE you can now enjoy the convenience registering for classes in the comfort of your home.


If you already have a Username and Password just SIGN IN by clicking the blue button above. (Check the latest catalog for directions on finding your username and password.)


If you cannot find this information and you have paid for your current membership please call 480-377-4262 or 480-377-4296  and ask for your username and password - then go online and sign up for your classes. It's easy and convenient!


Click here for information on how to become a RISE member.



Mission Statement

RISE Learning for Life, a part of Rio Salado College, offers adult residents of Maricopa County the opportunity to enrich their lives through membership in an educational organization that is dedicated to lifelong learning.

RISE provides diverse classes, reflecting the wishes of the membership, which are led by volunteers with expertise in their respective fields.



  • Provide Lifelong Learning for adult Maricopa County residents.
  • Offer forums for the exchange of ideas and knowledge through classes, informal extra-curricular groups, special and social groups.
  • Increase membership and participation in RISE.
  • Increase the diversity of membership and curriculum.
  • Increase the viability of the website.
  • Increase the public's awareness of RISE Learning for Life.










For an important note from the RISE Coordinator, please click on RISE NEWS above.


July Movies

July 7 How the British lost America

July 14  (the revolution from the British point of view)

A British historian looks at the American Revolution from the British perspective.  This provocative film will challenge what you might have learned previously and come to accept as the facts.




Summer Classes


Registrations for these Classes Only

Tai Chi  #401, #405

Dahn Yoga #402

Beginner II Watercolor #403

Arizona Law #404 


Everyone Welcome to Join in the Summer Fun

Classes start May 5th

Tues., Wed. & Thursday

10AM   PLUS  1PM 

New Classes

More Classes





RISE classes throughout the fall, winter, and spring semesters follow seven learning tracks:










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