ContactRoom: Room I4-309 (3rd floor)
M-Th: 8:00am - 6:00pm
F: 8:00am - 1:00pm
CARE/Rising Scholars Counselor Coordinator
Friday from 8:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m
Karen Geida, Counselor/Coordinator
Ava Gill, Counselor
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
- Partnership with SDSU Project Rebound and UC Underground Scholars
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
- Stay tuned!