PCC is physically closed to student and public access. During this time we are modifying our services to be able to continue to support you remotely. For collegewide updates, please Read the Latest Coronavirus Updates.

Temporary Changes to Puente Services

During PCC's period of closed campus access, Puente is not conducting business in-person. We will offer Zoom Conferencing to check-in and cover topics regarding English 1C & Student Counseling Needs. Please email or call us to set up an appointment.

The Puente Project at Pasadena City College is here to help prepare you to transfer to a four-year university and reach your educational goals.

Puente gives you guaranteed classes, mentoring and support, college exposure and more!

Why join Puente?

Puente is Co-sponsored by the University of California and the Community College Chancellor's Office. As a member of Puente, you will receive:

  • Guaranteed Classes & Support Services

    You are guaranteed enrollment in English and Counseling courses. Plus, you will receive individual academic counseling during your time as a PCC student.

  • Help With Your Transfer

    Puente members have a higher transfer rate thanks to our personal focus on helping you specifically with your transfer goals and success.

  • Mentoring

    You will be paired with mentors who have successfully completed college and are professional leaders in their communities.

  • College Exposure

    See what college is like! In Puente, you will have the opportunity to visit four-year colleges and universities throughout California.

Interested in joining the Puente Project?

We'll provide you with the support you need to reach your academic goals! Complete the interest form to get started today!