How do I Join MESA at Cabrillo?
Sign up to see our MESA Counselor to see if you qualify to become a MESA member. Sign-up binder is located by the door to Rm 832B in the STEM Center.
Criteria for MESA Membership
You Meet All of these Academic Conditions:
- Your major is in one of the areas described here:
- Engineering (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Chemical, Petroleum, etc.)
- Computer science
- Life science (Biology, Botany, Environmental Science, Agriculture, etc.)
- Physical science (Chemistry, Astronomy, Physics, Oceanography, Geology, etc.)
- Health occupations (pre-med, RN, physical therapy, pre-Vet, pre-Dental etc.)
- You are planning to transfer to a four-year institution to complete your degree
- You are already in Math 152 (Intermediate Algebra) or above
- At least one of the following is true
- You are eligible for the community college Board of Governors' Waiver, or BOGW
(Visit the financial aid office and complete the one-page application to determine this)
- You qualify for some other kind of financial aid--state or federal.