Special Populations and Equity Programs


Chaffey College students come from diverse backgrounds and we realize that means you have very specific needs to help you succeed. Special populations and equity programs provides support in various ways, whether you're a Dreamer, a former foster youth or a veteran.

Chaffey Dreamers

Students who are undocumented meet through this club to share their experiences and provide support.

Independent Scholars Program

Independent Scholars is a counseling program that provides unique academic services to current and former foster youth.

Montclair to College

Montclair High School students who enroll in this program and meet all of its requirements receive a two-year scholarship that covers all tuition, fees and books at Chaffey College.

Puente Project

The Puente Project strives to increase the number of Latino students transferring to four-year colleges and universities through specialized academic support, counseling and mentorship. The program is open to all students.

Umoja Program

The Umoja Program serves educationally and economically disadvantaged black students, with the goal of closing the achievement gap through specialized counseling, mentoring, leadership opportunities and more.

Veterans Resource Center

We seek to provide a sense of community among students who have served in any branch of the United States military by helping them transition from military to college life.