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Welcome Week Events

Welcome Week - Spring 2023

January 30 - February 4

Attend our events ranging from a live concert on the Plaza to our basic needs fair. Get help from staff and counselors, and enjoy free food and entertainment.

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Attend an Upcoming Workshop

Upcoming Workshops

Outreach Workshops

Scholarship Opportunities 
The Mission Launch Scholarship

You have big goals. Finding money to pay for college shouldn’t be one of them. With a few easy steps, you could earn free tuition AND get money to help pay your bills.

Details
  • Enroll in minimum of 6 units this Winter or Spring semester at Mission College 
  • Apply for financial aid 
  • Be a CA resident/eligible for non-resident tuition waiver 
  • Persist to census date on February 13, 2023
  • Students currently enrolled within WVMCCD for the Fall 2022 semester are not eligible for the Mission Launch Scholarship
  • Maximum award not to exceed $802 per term
  • Award notification by February 24, 2023
Benefits
  • Receive free tuition for the Spring 2023 semester plus up to $250 for educational expenses
  • Free parking & VTA SmartPass
  • Holistic support from the Mission Cares program and a Success Coach specifically assigned to you 
Stronger Together Campaign  

We all achieve more together. That’s a fact of life and the Mission way. Mission College students who recruit a friend to Mission College could be eligible for $100.

Details
  • The referred student must enroll in at least 3 units by Saturday, January 14, 2023, and persist through census on February 13, 2023. 
  • The referred student must not have been enrolled at Mission or West Valley colleges for the Fall 2022 semester. 
  • The referring student must be currently enrolled in Spring 2023 classes at Mission College to receive their award.
  • This incentive is limited to the first 100 participants.
  • Stronger Together awards will be disbursed by February 24, 2023. 
Benefits
  • Continuing students receive $100 & new students are eligible for the Mission Launch Scholarship
  • Research shows peer to peer support leads to higher college success & graduation rates
  • Holistic support from the Mission Cares program and committed staff

Outreach Events

We are always adding events. See what's coming up on our schedule.


Request a Visit

If you would like to request a Mission representative to speak at your school or community event or would like to bring a group to our campus, please contact one of our team members listed on the right-hand side of this page.


Future Students and Parents

Not sure how to get started? Have questions about a program or major and don't know who to call? Want to talk to a current student about what it's really like at Mission?

The Welcome Center is the right place to start! Visit our Future Students pages for more information.


High School Students

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If you are a high school students (grades 10-12) you may be eligible to enroll in classes at Mission College and earn units towards graduation and college credit FOR FREE!

For more information about the Dual Enrollment program and the steps to enroll please see our High School Students info.


Mission Cares

Mission offers a number of free and discounted services to offer financial assistance, help with food, mental health resources, and much more. Learn more about our Mission Cares program.


Fostering Success & Unhoused Youth

As a part of the Foster Youth Initiative, we have put together a place for current and former foster youth planning to or attending Mission College.


Career Paths

Read articles, speak to a career adviser, visit the Career Center to find an internship or job, and much more.


Get in Touch
Student Outreach Volunteer Program Are you a current student interested in helping out with outreach events on and off campus? The Outreach team is looking for students like you to talk about your experiences, challenges, and what has helped you be most successful at Mission. Please sign-up online or contact Connor Keese.
Stay in the Loop Fill out this short form and we'll keep you informed of upcoming events, scholarship opportunities, and important deadlines.
Service Area Outcomes
  • SAO 1: 65% of graduating high school seniors who apply to Mission College will successfully enroll in classes for the following semester.
  • SAO 2: Attending an outreach event (e.g. Mission Launch Party, Destination Registration, Mission Connect, etc.) will increase prospective students’ knowledge of Mission College’s offerings and positively impact their perception of Mission College.