Everything students can expect to gain!
We have assigned counselors that help students create academic goals. Appointments are available throughout the week, with the exception of Tuesday. Students may book an appointment below!
We are here to support your mental health and wellness. Just like our physical health, our minds are just as important in being supported and taken care of. To access this free service, please call (714) 992-7093 to meet with Umoja Therapist, Nadine Henley.
As an additional resource, please visit our online Mental Health and Wellness Resource Guide. All resources listed center or honor the Black experience. Umoja family, we see you, we hear you and we affirm you. Follow the link below to check it out!
Our recurring discussions known as Porch Talk serve as a space to build community through conversation, with an emphasis on the student voice and connection. These discussions will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 12-1pm during Fall 2021. Please note that in-person Porch Talks are subject to change. Zoom information to be announced for virtual Porch Talks. Please visit our https://fcumojalinks.carrd.co/ to stay updated.
Fall 2021 Porch Talks:
- September 14 – virtual
- September 22 – in person (subject to change)
- October 12 – virtual
- October 27 – in person (subject to change)
- November 9 – virtual
- November 17 – in person (subject to change)
Cultural and Academic Workshops/Events
Outside of our Porch Talks, we have additional community building workshops/events, including cultural, social and academic! These include College 101 workshops, cultural excursions, college tours, Game Hours and more! We have many opportunities to meet new connections! Start building your network for success!
Nourish the Soul: Grocery Gift Cards
Active Umoja Scholars who engage in the program requirements have opportunities to receive grocery gift card support throughout the semester! Grocery cards will be mailed out on an announcement basis, so please stay tuned for recurring Nourish the Soul application announcements. Please add email@example.com to your email contacts to avoid receiving updates in your spam folder. Visit the Services section in the link below to access the form upon application opening.
Apply to receive a laptop loan! There is a 6-unit enrollment requirement per semester, with exceptions considered on case-by-case basis. Please contact Umoja Director, Brandi Avila at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information. Please note that laptop loan sign up is first-come, first-serve. Apply below!