Puente Requirements


Step 1: Interest Form

Step 2: Meet with a Puente Instructor or Coordinator

Step 3: Enroll in Puente Courses:

Fall Semester

  • English Composition -- Course Code: English 101A (4 units)
  • College Planning and Success Strategies -- Course Code: STSS P105 (1 unit)

Spring Semester

  • Argumentative Writing and Critical Thinking Through Literature -- Course Code: ENGL P101B (4 units)
  • Introduction to Probability and Statistics -- Course Code: MATH P122 (6 units, other options available depending on major 4-6 units)

Step 4: Required attendance on trips and sessions throughout the semester (dates will be provided at the Puente Orientation)


Puente students at a cafe