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JOIN PUENTE AND CHANGE YOUR FUTURE!

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Apply to the Puente Program Here

                               

HOW DO YOU QUALIFY?

  • Be eligible to take English 45 in the Fall and English 101 in the Spring
  • Be committed to taking ENGL 45 & GUID 101 in Fall
  • Be committed to taking ENGL 101 & GUID 107 in Spring
  • Have a desire to transfer to a four-year college or university
  • Enroll in no more than 14 units, each semester, during the first year

WHY SHOULD YOU GET INVOLVED?

  • Community college students in Puente transfer at a higher rate (47%) than non-Puente students (27%)
  • You will meet successful professionals who can help you develop your career goals
  • You can learn how to make your dreams become a reality

WHO SHOULD PARTICIPATE?

  • All students who wish to transfer to a four-year college or university
  • All students who want to develop leadership and networking skills
  • All students who are interested in exploring multi-cultural experiences

 
WHAT DO WE OFFER?

  • English and Guidance classes dedicated to Puente students only
  • Ongoing academic and career counseling until transfer
  • Mentoring, internship and community service opportunities

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Complete a Student Interest Form
Email: puente@vvc.edu or Phone: (760) 245-4271, ext. 2208

 

Last Updated 4/19/17