Student Eligibility

This program is open to undergraduate students who meet all of the following requirements:

  • Currently enrolled at a community college in California
  • Over 18 years of age by start of program and not enrolled in high school at the time of application
  • A US citizen or permanent resident
  • Low-income and/or first generation to attend the University
  • Majoring or intends to major in science, engineering, or mathematics
  • Has satisfied the following course/unit requirements: (1 semester unit = 1.5 quarter units)
    • Completed a minimum of 4 semester units of College Algebra or Pre-Calculus by start of program
    • Completed a minimum of 8 semester units in science and/or engineering courses

Please note: Priority will go to students who intend to transfer to the University in Fall 2015. However, students at all points in the transfer process are encouraged to apply

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