ContactRoom: Room I4-309 (3rd floor)
M-Th: 8:00am - 6:00pm
F: 8:00am - 3:00pm
CARE/Rising Scholars Counselor Coordinator
ATTENTION TO ALL STUDENTS:
Due to the current situation with COVID-19, our department will continue to serve our students remotely. All district campuses and facilities are closed physically to the public, until further notice. For status updates, please visit the San Diego Mesa College website for more information and updates at https://sdmesa.edu
EOPS counselors and staff are still available to serve you and will be working remotely during this time.
For assistance, our operating department phone/email hours will be
Monday - Thursday from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
For questions after hours of operation, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will respond within 1-2 business days. Please be ready with your Mesa College ID number so we can better assist you.
HOW TO CONTACT US:
What is Rising Scholars?
Rising Scholars (formerly Project Restart) is a program committed to support students who have been impacted by incarceration.
WHAT are Rising Scholars Services?
- Academic/Personal and Career Counseling.
- Student-centered workshops
- Referrals to on and off-campus resources.
- Advocacy for students
- School supplies and bookstore cards (based on available funding)
- Safe and welcoming personalized support
What are rising Scholars Requirements?
- Be enrolled at San Diego Mesa College.
- Identify as a student who has been affected by incarceration.
How to apply to Rising Scholars
Please click the button below to apply now
- San Diego Clean Slate Clinic is a volunteer-driven and community-based organization that provides free post-conviction legal assistance to individuals who continue to be affected by the criminal justice system.
- 2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps people across the U.S. and in many parts of Canada find local resources they need. It is a 24 hours a day, seven days a week hub of information.
- Fall 2021 EOPS Application Assistance Open Lab (July 13th - July 30th). See flyer for more information.
- Summer Virtual Open House 2021 (July 19th - July 22nd). See flyer for more information.