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Mission College Promise Program

The Mission Promise program is designed to make college more affordable for our first-time college students from Santa Clara Unified and beyond.

New for the upcoming 2019/2020 academic year Mission Scholars will receive:

  • One year of Free Tuition ( up to 12 units/term)
  • Up to $1,000 for books and/or other educational expenses (up to $500/term)
  • Transportation assistance with VTA SmartPass
  • Additional follow-up services to help you stay on track


Mission First Scholars must:

  • Be a new, first-time college student for the Fall 2019 term
  • Apply for the Mission First Scholarship Program by June 30, 2019
  • Register for at least 12 units or the equivalent by  June 30, 2019 for the Fall 2019 term
  • File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid OR California Dream Act Application
  • Must be a CA resident or qualify for a non-resident tuition waiver (e.g. AB540 Affidavit)
  • Maintain at least a 2.0 GPA at Mission College and enroll in at least 12 units or the equivalent in Spring 2020


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