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Science Building 36
Rooms 110 & 110A (ISC)

Olivia Viveros
Project Director
(650) 574-6601

Jessica Macias
Retention Specialist
(650) 574-6271
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Monday  8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:15 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:15 am - 1:00 pm
Hiring student assistants for MESA now!
Email Olivia Viveros at for more information.

Get live, online help from our regular Math Resource Center and Integrated Science Center tutors through Zoom: 

View the MRC and ISC schedules below and join a live Zoom meeting with a scheduled tutor:

If you have any questions about STEM tutoring services please email us at



Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) serves first-generation, low-income students who seek to transfer to four-year universities to earn calculus-based STEM bachelor's degrees. MESA is changing the face of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by creating and developing a new generation of STEM leaders. Our programs fuel diversity by propelling historically underrepresented groups toward STEM degrees and professional careers.


  • Increase the number of underrepresented, economically and educationally disadvantaged or first-generation students who pursue degrees in STEM fields, and who successfully transfer to four-year colleges and universities.


  • Counseling and transfer services
  • Space for MESA Center in the Integrated Science Center (ISC)
  • Academic Excellence Workshops
  • Internships and scholarships
  • MESA-related student services

Student Support Services

  • Math Resource Center (MRC)
    Any student taking a math class is welcome at the MRC. Assistance in all levels of math is available from trained student tutors as well as faculty and an instructional aide who manages the MRC. 
  • Learning Center
    Tutoring by appointment or drop-in counseling is available at the Learning Center. In addition, there are rooms for group study. The Mathematics and Science Division provides additional funding for math and science tutors at the Learning Center after the MRC is closed.  
  • Academic Excellence Workshops
    Offered during in the fall and spring semesters in calculus, engineering, physics, and introductory chemistry.