STEM Center



Hours of Operation:

Mon-Thurs: 9am-5pm

S-Sun: Closed

STEM Counselor Hot Spot Sessions:

Mon: 10am-1pm

Tues: 12pm-2pm

Thurs: 9am-11am & 12-1pm

S-Sun: Closed

Tutoring Hours:

Mon-Fri: 10am-2pm

S-Sun: Closed


STEM Center
STEM Center




We are located in the Learning Resource Center (LRC-115). All of our services provided are free to Mesa College students; just remember to have your student ID to sign-in or to check-out material and/or text books.

If you are a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) major or taking a course in a STEM discipline you are strongly encouraged to seek out any of the resources at the STEM Center. The STEM Center is funded by the HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution) Title III STEM Grant that seeks to increase the retention rate of Hispanic and low-income students in STEM disciplines. The STEM Center will provide the necessary resources to its Hispanic and low-income student population, although services will be provided to all students.

STEM Disciplines include:

  • Archaeology
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Information Science
  • Engineering
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Physical Science
  • Physics

Available Resources

Laptops for checkout

Trained tutors in STEM disciplines

STEM Counselor with drop-in sessions

Graphing calculator rentals

Desktop computers loaded with STEM course software*

Group study tables/white boards

Lounge area

And much more!

*Software coming in late October (this will open to a PDF with the list of software)

Join STEM Conexiones

Are you interested in being more involved with STEM Conexiones? Join the STEM Conexiones faculty-mentor program and receive a STEM faculty mentor for an entire semester! Other benefits include:

  • Priority STEM Counseling
  • One-on-one faculty mentorship
  • Access to STEM workshops
  • Tips on transferring to 4-year universities and grad school

Visit to learn more and apply.


If you have questions about registering, please see any one of our staff, or contact Dr. Miranda Mitchem, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology, HSI STEM Center, Program Coordinator at

Questions about the STEM Center can be directed to the STEM Instructional Support Supervisor, Brian Mackus at or by phone (619)388-2257.