STEM/MESA counselors can assist you with educational plans, transfer needs, and MESA membership application inquiries. To setup an appointment with a STEM counselor click the link above.

To apply for MESA membership please complete the Cabrillo MESA Interest Form.

Fall 2024 Appointment Hours will be posted in mid-August

  • If you are a MESA member or following up with MESA program interest, please contact Crysta Aramburu <> for Summer 2024 academic counseling appointments.

  • All other students should visit the general academic counseling webpage for information on Summer 2024 appointments.

Christina Ortega's Hours: (Building 800 STEM Center)


Lauren Cole's Hours: (Building 800 STEM Center & Virtual)


Rudy Puente: (Watsonville Campus)

To schedule an appointment with Rudy call: (831)786-4734 or

use the following link for online scheduling