Adelante Program

Orientations and Intake Sessions

 

How to Join the Adelante Program

Students who wish to enroll in the Adelante Program are encouraged to attend an orientation/information session to become official members of the program. At this time, orientations will be offered via Zoom video conference.

Please register for an orientation by using the registration link for the date you would like to attend. Upon registering, you will receive a personal meeting link that is unique to you in order to attend the chosen orientation. Please be on time to the orientation you register; after 10 minutes we will close the virtual room. Note: Orientations run about one hour in length and you will also fill out a program application during the session. We look forward to meeting you!

Tuesday, January 31, 2023 at 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 2, 2023 at 11:00 a.m.

Friday, February 3, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

Monday, February 6, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 1:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 23, 2023 at 9:30 a.m.

Friday, February 24, 2023 at 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.

Program Requirements

All Adelante Program participants need to meet the following criteria each semester during the academic year:

  1. Meet with a Latino Center/Adelante counselor at least twice each semester if you are new to the program. If you are a continuing Adelante student, meet with a Latino Center/Adelante counselor at least once each semester.

    Counseling sessions must be at least thirty minutes to discuss academic planning and/or personal issues.

  2. Attend a minimum of one program activity. Program activities include:

    • Adelante workshops: Workshops with a focus a variety of topics which include discussions on the Latinx community and transfer information to promote personal empowerment and academic preparation. Workshops will be offered during the spring 2023 session mostly via Zoom with some in person opportunities. We will send out the information about these workshops weekly via email.

    • Adelante Club Meetings (three equals a workshop): In person meetings will be held in the Spring 2023. More information will be posted here when days and times are determined.  For more information about the club, email smcadelanteclub@gmail.com

    • Student Lingo workshops – These interactive workshops can help students achieve their personal, academic, and career goals. Workshops include student activities, links to additional resources, and proof of completion. For more information, access Student Lingo.

Dates to Meet Program Requirements

 You will need to meet your program requirements in the spring 2023 semester by June 13, 2023, or you may be exited from the program.

 

Contact

For more information about the Latino Center/Adelante Program, email latinocenter@smc.edu or call 310-434-4459.