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Join us!

We are now accepting applications for the 2020/2021 academic year! Current or incoming Yuba College students are encouraged to submit applications online with the link below or by email to rfrederk@yccd.edu. Please contact us with any questions or concerns.

Online application link: MESA Application 2020/2021

MESA Requirements:

  • Complete a MESA application
  • Current or incoming Yuba College student
  • Intend to transfer to 4-year college/university
  • Intend to major in a math-based field, such as Agriculture, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Science, Engineering, Life Science, Mathematics, Nursing, Physics, Pre-Medicine or Pre-Pharmacy
  • Provide or prepare an updated educational plan each semester
  • Agree to participate in a minimum of one MESA activity/event each semester

In addition to the above requirements, MESA students must meet one or more of the following:

  • Eligibility for EOPS
  • Eligibility for the Board of Governors Waiver (BOGW)
  • Parent/Guardian/Student currently receiving TANF (formerly AFDC)
  • CalWORKS participants with goal of transfer to 4-year institution
  • Need-based financial aid recipient
  • Eligibility for one of the TRIO Programs (Talent Search, Upward Bound, Student Support Services)