JumpStart Schedule



Saturday, March 11, 2023

Join interactive workshops, tours, information on free tuition and more!
(9:45 am - 11:35 am) All workshops will be 30 minutes each with 10 minute passing period.

  • 8:30 am - 9:00 am     Check-in & Breakfast
  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am     Welcome
  • 9:45 am - 11:35 pm   Workshops/Informational Fair/Tours
       - 9:45 - 10:15 am      Workshop Session #1
       - 10:25 - 10:55 am    Workshop Session #2
       - 11:05 - 11:35 am    Workshop Session #3
  • 11:35 am                   Lunch/Opportunity Drawings/Entertainment

    To learn more visit our Virtual Resource Informational Fair!

Workshop sessions

Family Track Workshops
Family members are encouraged to attend all three of the workshops in the following order.
Please note that the family track workshops will not be repeated.

Transitioning to College
All the Ways you can Afford College
Plan to Transfer

Student Track Workshops
Each workshop will run three times (9:45 am, 10:25 am, and 11:05 am).
Attend the session that best meets your interest and schedule.

Cash in on Community College (Financial Aid Workshop)
Cash in on Community College (Spanish Only)
College Support & Retention Programs
Undocumented/Dreamer Support Services
Jump Start your Career!
Let's Talk Transfer: How to Get Started
The Bell Doesn’t Ring Anymore
The Promise Experience
Ready-Set-GO to Mesa with Financial Aid!
¡Vamos Adelante con Mesa College!
Campus Tours

Visit our Workshop Descriptions page to learn more about each of these sessions.


Jumpstart is presented by San Diego Mesa College

Questions? Call 619-388-2699

Requests for disability accommodations must be made five (5) working days prior to the event.  Please contact Zulma Heraldez at 619-388-2699 or by email at