The MESA Multicultural Engineering Program (MEP) is intended for Jack Baskin School of Engineering majors who meet two or more of the following criteria:
- first generation college
- receiving Pell and/or Cal Grant
- are an EOP student
- are from historically underrepresented or marginalized groups
HOW TO APPLY:
1) Submit the online application APPLY NOW
2) Register with the MESA Database - You can skip sections 3 (Transcript Information) and 4 (History)
Applications are reviewed weekly on a rolling basis throughout the year. After review of your application, acceptance to the program is provided via email. New participants will be expected to meet with MEP staff for an intake appointment.
Please note: all communication from MEP will be sent via email to your ucsc.edu email address. Be sure to check your spam file as sometimes our messages end up there without our knowledge.