Providing Everyone with Opportunities for Professional and Learning Excellence (PEOPLE)

MISSION

The PEOPLE Program is specifically designed to provide outreach and academic support for specific populations of student that can find unique challenges in their academic achievement and progress, including undocumented students.

VISION

Participants of the PEOPLE program will form part of a community with individuals of similar background. The goal is for AB540 student population to successfully engage and connect with the academic community. Through research, we know student engagement is closely connected to successful on-time graduation rates. Therefore, our PEOPLE program leaders will assist students in their academic endeavor.  Participants of the PEOPLE will become student leaders for these specific student populations at UC, Irvine and will lead events or programs with a focus on academic success.

PROGRAM COMPONENTS

AB 540 Track
– Academic support regarding study skills, time management, developing and achieving academic goals,
– Organized study sessions and information about tutorial services
– Learn how to navigate the university policies and connect with the appropriate resources

Interested in becoming involved? Sign-up by clicking here.

Contact Information

Valerie Gomez, M. S.
Counselor/Coordinator
gomezv@uci.edu
(949) 824-9836