The Metas Program coordinates instructional and student support services in collaboration with other programs and departments across campus to increase retention, successful course completion, and persistence towards completion of a certificate, associate degrees, or university transfer requirements. The Metas Center is located in the Multi-Disciplinary Building, where students have a welcoming and friendly learning environment. Our services include:

The SJCC Metas Program was established through a U.S. Department of Education Title V grant and is open to all San Jose City College students. The Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Program (referred to as Title V: HSI) assists eligible Hispanic-serving institutions of higher education to expand their capacity to serve Hispanic and low-income students.


Family DAY 2017

Family Day / Dia De La Familia is an event that provides SJCC students and their family with important information about transferring from San Jose City College to UC campuses. At this event, you will have the opportunity to hear from UC Santa Cruz students and campus representatives as they host sessions on admissions, college life, financial aid, and other resources that can assist you in your transition to a four-year university. Sessions will be offered in bilingual format for family members who are Spanish speakers.


Raffle Prizes &

Free Continental Breakfast & Lunch

Hosted by San Jose City College and UC Santa Cruz

Event made possible by

U.S. Department of Education: Title V: Hispanic-Serving Institutions
UC President Napolitano’s Presidential Initiatives

FALL  2016

Good Luck on Finals!

Metas workshops and tutoring ended Saturday, December 10th and final exams take place December 12-15th.  We also want to remind you to please return all rented items on our front desk during the following two weeks. The Metas Center hopes that you all do great and finish the semester strong.  

Happy Holidays and see you in Spring 2017!


Come learn about the opportunity to transfer to a four-year university! Information about financial aid, college life, and campus support services will be provided.

You don't want to miss out!

Metas Center
​Multi-Disciplinary Building
Room M-104​
​(408) 288-3125​​​

8:00AM to 7:00PM
9:00AM to 3:00PM
8:00AM to 11:30AM​

Robert Gutierrez​ 

​Director, Metas Program
​(408) 288-3104​ ​

Angela Gullerud

Program​ Coordinator
​(408) 288-3125

Claudia Amador

Program​ Coordinator
​(408) 288-3161


Alex Lopez 
Academic Counselor​
(408) 288-3124 ​​
Mari Plancarte​
Academic Counselor​​
(408) 288-3172 ​
Elizabeth Flores​ 
Program Specialist
​(408) 288-3136​

Yesenia Escobar

Program​ Specialist
​(408) 288-3161



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