Southwestern College MESA

Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement


900 Otay Lakes Road, Room 396, Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299 (619) 482-6381





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Director: Dr. Raga M. Bakhiet,


Counselor: Nick Nguyen ,

Clerk: Claudia Gavaldon,

(619) 421.6700, ext. 5480


MESA Student Center
(619) 421.6700, ext. 5786



Southwestern College Website:


School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering Interim Dean:

Richard Fielding:



MESA is an academic enrichment program that supports educationally disadvantaged students, including students from groups with low rates of college eligibility, to prepare for and excel in math, engineering and science majors and attain Bachelor's of Science degrees from four-year institutions.

MESA Student Center Hours

Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Friday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Academic Excellence Workshops (AEW)

Bio 100 | Bio 211
Chem 100 | Chem 170 | Chem 240
Math 60 | Math 250 | Math 251 | Phys 270




Science Opportunity Day

March 20, 2012

Walk On Water 2011

Other Links:  Shannon Gracey’s Website / Lukas Buehler's "What is Life?"  / 
Patrick Staley’s interesting links / Online nutrition materials for college students