Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Monterey Peninsula College campuses have been closed until further notice. MPC classes and student support services will be offered fully online.

First Year Experience

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First-Year Experience (FYE) is a year long college program focused on providing first-year student with the services and support needed to transition successfully to college. The program encourages academic achievement, mentoring, and personal success with the support of a community of peers, staff, and faculty. 

Jump Start 

MPC Jump Start is a unique program designed to help first-year students transition to college. Some benefits of participating in MPC Jump Start include: 

  • Supportive Instruction 
  • Tutoring and Class Help 
  • Textbooks & Learning Materials 
  • Academic Supply Kits 
  • Hands-On Success Workshops 
  • Visits to College & Universities 

More information coming soon! 


EL CENTRO provides a space for students to thrive while being culturally responsive to meet their need, and feel a sense of belonging. Some of EL CENTRO's resources include: 

  • Study space 
  • Tutoring services 
  • Financial Aid assistance 
  • Counseling Appointments 
  • And many more!