Steps to Join Puente


  • Students must have an English placement of English 101 and can not have already taken English 101
  • Students must enroll in paired counseling courses specifically for Puente
  • Must attend evening and weekend Puente activities
  • Must participate in Mentor activities
  • Work no more than 20hrs/week
  • Transfer bound
  • Make a one-year commitment to the Puente Learning community
  • Participate and attend Puente club meetings
  • Full time enrollment is not mandatory

Steps to Join Puente

Puente begins a new cohort every fall. Complete these steps during the spring or summer in order to enroll in our next cohort.

  1. Apply to Los Angeles Trade Technical College (Los Angeles Community College District - LACCD)
  2. Review and complete the Puente Intake Form

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