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Mission Statement

El Centro Group PhotoThe mission of El Centro is to unite all cultural backgrounds, Latinx and Chicanx; to support, educate, and assist students in completing their educational goals while providing cultural enrichment, and solidarity between Mt. SAC’s students and surrounding communities.

Goals

  • To increase the educational attainment of Chicanx/Latinx students.
  • To educate the Chicanx/Latinx community and the Mt. SAC community about the diversity that encompasses the Chicanx/Latinx cultural community.
  • To provide a physical space that reflects the perspectives and culture of Chicanx/Latinx students.
  • To provide educational, cultural and social programming that affirms and celebrates Chicanx/Latinx identity and values, as well as the awareness of the social, political, historical and cultural realities of the Chicanx/Latinx population.
  • To broaden and facilitate the channels of communication between Chicanx/Latinx students and the greater Mt. SAC student community.
  • To support the development of students interested in the Chicanx/Latinx culture.
  • To participate in the college’s core values of supporting equity and diversity.
  • To provide information to enhance cultural awareness at Mt. SAC.

Program Benefits/Resources

  • Counseling and Advising 
  • Peer-to-peer Support
  • Leadership and Community Engagement Opportunities
  • Chicanx/Latinx Studies Library/ Archival Documents
  • University Raza Youth Conferences
  • On-campus and Online Cultural Events

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Campus Events

Attn: Graduating Students!

El Centro & Raices cordially invite you to attend the 4TH annual Nuestra Celebracion on Saturday, June 4,  2:00 pm in Parking Lot A.

Sign up (required) at  https://bit.ly/SISEPUDO22
by Friday, May 13.  Limited slots available

Nuestra Celebracion

Nuestra Celebracion

Events

El Centro, Pride Center, and Student Life Office presents: Finding Familia: Growing up Latinx and LGBTQIA+

Finding Familia

Join us for café de olla, pan dulce and a communal talk about the importance of finding community while developing a LGBTQIA+ identity within Latinidad. 
Wednesday, May 11, 2022,  3:00pm – 5:00pm
9C-Stage

For more info please contact: elcentro@mtsac.edu

To request reasonable disability related accommodations, please contact us at least five business days in advance of the event.

News

MT. SAC COVID-19 UPDATE:

The Mt. SAC El Centro Program Office is open. 
If you have any questions or concerns, please call us at 909-274-5392 during our regular business hours, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
If you have a question for an El Centro Counselor or Advisor, please call us or email elcentro@mtsac.edu and one of our Counselors/ Advisor will respond. If needed, they can also help schedule an appointment for you. Appointments are available Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm and will be held in person, on Zoom, over the phone or email based. 
We encourage you to follow us on social media on Instagram and Facebook for information and updates.
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Contact Us

8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Building 9E- Second Floor
(909) 274-5392
elcentro@mtsac.edu
www.mtsac.edu/elcentro

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