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MSJC > Student Services > The Puente Project at MSJC > Who is Eligible for Puente?

Who is Eligible for Puente?

  • Students who assess into English 092 or English 098 for Fall semester.
  • Students who are interested in transferring to a 4-year university or college.
  • Students who want to be active on campus.
  • Students who are you interested in learning and discussing issues that deal with multiculturalism specifically the Mexican-American, Latino/a, Chicano/a experience.
  • Students who are looking for a classroom environment which challenges and motivates them to think critically, write, and enjoy reading literature written by Mexican-American, Latino/a, Chicana/a writers.
  • Students who are seeking mentors.
  • Students who want and need extra one-on-one guidance with the transfer process and educational planning.

If you answered YES to these questions, you are eligible for the Puente Program!

Puente is a writing, counseling, and mentoring program aimed at helping you achieve your goals at MSJC and transfer to a 4-year university.

To learn more about the Puente Program attend an info session.

Contact the Puente Team!

Rosalva Amezcua at 951-487-3254 or ramezcua@msjc.edu - Puente Guidance Counselor

Alma Ramirez at 951-487-3645 or alramirez@msjc.edu - Puente English Instructor