For Students

This page provides important information for Upward Scholars students and prospective students. 

 

Upward Scholars Applications for Spring 2018

Upward Scholars applications for spring 2018 will be available December 2017. 

 

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Application to Request an Upward Scholars Tutor

If you’d like to work with an Upward Scholars tutor, complete this application. If you have questions about the tutoring program, contact Upward Scholars Coordinator Tania Ventura.

 

Upward Scholars Progress reports for Spring 2018

Upward Scholars progress reports for spring 2018 will be available December 2017.

 

Upward Scholars Contact Information for Upward Scholars Community College Scholarship Students

This chart shows you whom to contact if you have an Upward Scholars scholarship and need help choosing classes, finding a tutor, getting your laptop fixed, etc.



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Tania Ventura
Upward Scholars Coordinator
(650) 649-8883
taniaventuraper@my.smccd.edu


Help choosing classes, writing resumes, applying for jobs, etc. 

 

Elizabeth Weal
Upward Scholars Director
(650) 269-2807

Elizabeth@UpwardScholars.org


Cañada College: Academic advice, financial aid, class registration for ESL students

 

Melissa Martinez
Sequoia District Adult School
Transition Specialist
(650) 306-8866, ext. 77935
memartinez@seq.org

Diana Espinoza
Cañada College
Retention Specialist
(650) 306-3388
espinozaosunad@smccd.edu


Skyline College: Academic advice, financial aid, class registration for ESL and HSE students

 

Stacy Nojima
Transition Coordinator
(650) 738-7106
nojimas@smccd.edu


Sequoia District Adult School office: Academic advice, financial aid, class registration for HSE students

 

Liliana Campos
Transitional Specialist
(650) 306-8866 ext. 77905
lcampos@seq.org


Cañada College: EOPS (a scholarship for students taking 12 or more units)

 

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Important Dates for Fall Semester 2017

These documents provide you with important dates about classes and Upwards Scholars events during the fall semester. 
PDF format: Important Dates for Fall 2017 Session
Word format: Important Dates for Fall 2017 Session

 

Internet for Low-Income Families

If you have children who participate in the free or reduced-cost school lunch program, you can receive the Internet in your home for about $10 a month. You can review the information in English or Spanish