Orientation for Ohlone College's Umoja Scholars Program -
Welcome to Las Positas College
The Umoja Community is a…
Two-semester college success program and learning community that provides a dedicated support system to help you reach your academic goals and life purpose. You will have a dedicated counselor and a host of faculty who are readily available to guide and serve you. You will experience college success and English curriculum focused on the African-American experience through literature, history, and artistic modalities.
WHAT WILL YOU RECEIVE?
You will receive the following:
- Encouraging and supportive instructors
- Cohort classes (this means you will take classes with other community students) --- it’s a community!
- Dedicated counselor
- College workshops
- Guest speakers
- College tours
- School supplies
- Access to transfer events
- A supportive community of faculty and other thriving students, for example the Black Student Union (BSU) student club
For more information, visit our website.