Umoja Scholars Program

How Can I Join?

Our next recruitment cycle will be for the Fall 2021 semester.

If you are interested in joining the program email us at: jastewart@losmedanos.edu.

  1. Read the Umoja Scholars Program Contract, be willing to agree to its terms, and fill out the online application.

    Umoja Scholars Program Contract

  2. Complete the online application (see link below).

  3. Schedule a counseling appointment with Umoja Scholars Counselor, Ms. Faith Watkins, by calling or texting: 925-318-1063.

  4. Attend Umoja Scholars Program Orientation in August (exact dates TBD).


Once the application process has been completed, Umoja Scholars will enjoy:

  • Reserved courses for Umoja classes in English, Math, ACS & GE courses.
  • Study Sessions & Tutoring.
  • Access to one-on-one academic counseling.
  • College Tours (pending due to COVID-19)
  • Umoja community events and activities.
  • Supportive Staff