The Puente Project is a national award winning transfer readiness program co-sponsored by the University of California and the California Community College Chancellor's Office. The mission of the Puente program is to increase the number of educationally underserved students who enroll in four-year colleges and universities, earn degrees, and return to the community as leaders and mentors to succeeding generations.
- Eligible for ENG 145 (Fall) or ENG 101 (Spring)
- Plan to transfer to a university
- Make one year commitment to all Puente Project components
- Minimum 2.0 GPA
Thinking About Transferring to a UC?
As a student of this program:
Phase 1 (Fall)
Phase 2 (Spring)
Phase 3 (Until Transfer)
Student Learning Outcomes for the Puente Program
Students will work with Puente counselor to develop an SEP for an AA degree and/or transfer plan (to 4 year university). As a result of their participation in the annual Puente Fall Transfer Motivational Conference, students will target UC campuses for transfer.
If you are interested in learning more or signing up for this program, please contact:
Student Services Building, Room 218