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Hello MC2 Students!

Welcome to Fall 2021

As most of you know, the Men of Color counselors are passionate about supporting you in meeting your educational goal, transfer requirements, and getting started. Please reach out to us for support.  

It is always good to check in with a counselor at least two times during each quarter.

Fall 2021 weekly drop in sessions
Please join us every Thursday starting this Thursday, October 21, at 10am -12pm to check in with a Men of Color Community Counselor. Bring your questions or concerns and we can address them accordingly. Come and build community meetings with your counselors and other students across campus. This is a safe and inclusive space so please feel free to join! Hope to see you there!

Due to COVID-19, many of our activities are put on hold. However, the Men of Color counselors will be emailing you all with virtual activities once we have them set up. We ask all active MC2 students to participate in at least two activities for the quarter. More information will be provided once we solidify the schedule.

For Additional Support:

We look forward to supporting you. 

Warm regards, 

Our Mission 

The Men of Color Community (MC2) provides support and empowerment to men of color through active community engagement and facilitated mentoring relationships with student mentors, faculty and staff of color. The objective is to help students achieve success in all areas of their life as members of the De Anza College community. 

About Us

MC2 was created to address declining transfer and completion rates for men of color. The program provides the space and resources for men of color to succeed in college and beyond.

Through cultural empowerment and community building, MC2 bridges the gap between the institution and the student.

MC2 is inclusive of all ethnic groups in order to promote equality throughout society and truly equal educational opportunities for all.

All students are welcome to join MC2 !

Our Services

  • Counseling and academic advising
  • Transfer assistance and advising
  • Scholarship and financial aid info
  • Student-to-student tutoring and mentoring
  • Help in maintaining priority enrollment
  • Field trips to four-year universities
  • Workshops and special events
  • Tutoring in Math and English


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