MESA is an academic enrichment program that supports economically disadvantaged students, including students from groups with low rates of college eligibility, to prepare for and excel in math, engineering and science majors and attain Bachelor’s of Science degrees from four-year institutions.

To apply to the MESA Program, click on the link below and download the PDF copy of the MESA Application to your desktop so that it can be filled out electronically. Once downloaded, make sure you open in a current version of Adobe Reader so that the form functions properly. Once completed, please print, sign and return the hard copy to the MESA Center (room 396) with the following documents:

• Financial Aid Award Letter (FAFSA or BOGFW)
• Student Education Plan (SEP)
• Semester-by-Semester Plan
• Transcripts (unofficial OK)
• Registration Statement
• Résumé 

MESA Application


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Raga M. Bakhiet, Ph.D.
Phone: (619) 482-6381 | Office: 396A

Nicholas Nguyen, M.S.W.
Phone: (619) 421-6700, ext. 5468 | Office: S205G

900 Otay Lakes Road
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
Southwestern College Website:  

School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering
Dean: Janet Mazzarella, M.A.

MESA Center Located: Room 396

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Last updated: 9/24/2015 2:02:44 PM