As a member of Ujima, you will receive:

  • Professional guidance through the first-year college experience
  • Academic, career and personal counseling and academic instruction
  • Career and personality assessments that seek to connect students with their core talents and strengths
  • Assistance in identifying college, career and life success road blocks
  • One-on-one and group tutoring
  • Participation in leadership training, cultural experiences, educational forums, conferences, and visits to various universities
  • The development of an educational plan that outlines general education and lower division major courses needed to transfer to a UC, CSU, private or out-of state institutions
  • African-American cohort classes, taught by highly-qualified African-American instructors
  • Class discussions and activities, including field trips that focus on your personal growth
  • First semester book grants
  • Mentors; every Ujima student is assigned their own mentor
  • Internship and work study opportunities available
  • A chance to participate in the "Ujima College and Culture Tour"
  • Ujima Club and other social activities to help you stay focused and enjoy life while you are in college