Mesa Journeys



Promise Contact INFO

Location: I4-101
Phone: (619) 388-2610

Promise Coordinator

Karla Trutna

Student Services Technician

Donnaly Atajar

Promise Counselor

Miriam Pacheco

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San Diego Promise

Student Services
San Diego Promise

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, our department will have limited services and campus is closed until further notice. For more information and updates, please visit the SDCCD Coronavirus news center here:

If you are a current Promise student with questions about the program, please contact us via phone or email. Google Voice Phone: (619) 800-2246 or (619) 800-2632. Email:


The San Diego Promise is a two-year completion program for recent high school graduates enrolled full-time (12 units per semester during Fall and Spring). The program provides up to two years of free tuition to eligible students. Participation in the Promise program comes with a variety of benefits: access to a peer mentor, specialized counseling and guidance support, and additional campus engagement opportunities. 

Eligibility for the San Diego Promise: recent high school graduate, CA resident or AB 540 eligible, must complete a FAFSA or Dream Act application, enroll in and complete a minimum of 12 units each semester (except DSPS students with eligible academic accommodation)

information and annoucements


The San Diego Promise application for Class of 2020 high school graduates who entered Mesa College in Fall 2020 is now closed. 

The application for Class of 2021 high school graduates will be available in January 2021.

If you have questions about the Promise program at San Diego Mesa College, please email