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Black Collegians Program Umoja Community

Academic Success
Personal Growth

Black Collegians MembersThe Black Collegians Program Umoja Community at SMC is designed to assist students of African American descent in transferring to a 4 year university. Our program counselors offer academic, career, and personal counseling to help students achieve their academic goals.

  • On average, Black Collegians Umoja students have statistically higher GPAs than African​ American students who are not in the program.

  • BC students persist to the next fall term at a higher rate than African American students who are not in the program.

  • First-time freshman students and continuing students in the program successfully complete their enrolled courses at a higher rate than students who are not.

Join Black Collegians Umoja Today

We offer two enrollment cycles:
June to early September - for Fall Enrollment
January to early March - for Spring Enrollment

Attend one of our orientation sessions and meet with a Black Collegians Counselor to complete the process of joining. See the attached orientation sessions for Fall 2020. Register via the Zoom link for the orientation date of your choice. 

Black Collegians Fall 2020 Orientations