First-Year College Students

Applying To College

Quick Guide for Undocumented Students Applying to the CSU as a First-time Freshmen + Transfer Student

Applying to California State Universities is an incredible accomplishment! Congrats to you! Sometimes the process can be difficult, but it
Applying To College

Housing and Meals Explained

Now, that you’ve chosen your college your next step is planning! Will you be dorming on campus or live at
Applying To College

Diversity

When choosing what college to attend, one of the most important components to consider is the campus’s diversity. Not only
Resources for the Holidays: LGBTQ+ Resources, Food Banks, Shelters, and more!
Mental Health & Self Care

Resources for the Holidays: LGBTQ+ Resources, Food Banks, Shelters, and more!

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. The holiday season is upon us!  While this can be
How Volunteering is Beneficial
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How Volunteering is Beneficial

By KIMBERLY FABIAN First-generation brown girl. Born and raised in LA. Street food, earring, and cumbia enthusiast. COVID is limiting
Setting Boundaries for the Holiday Season and Beyond
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Setting Boundaries for the Holiday Season and Beyond

By ARIANA LOPEZ TORRES Ariana is studying microbiology, she enjoys listening to true-crime podcasts and spending time with her cat
Applying to Community College
Applying To College

Applying to Community College

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. Welcome to Community College! Community college is a great option
Creating a College List Part 2:  How to Research Colleges to Develop a “Balanced College List”
Applying To College

Creating a College List Part 2:  How to Research Colleges to Develop a “Balanced College List”

Once you have spent time “Discovering You” and determined your core values important in your college search, the next step
5 Ways to Connect With Your Classmates in a Virtual Setting
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5 Ways to Connect With Your Classmates in a Virtual Setting

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. During our Let’s Go to College LA launch, we found
Applying to Cal State Universities: Everything You Need to Know
Applying To College

Applying to Cal State Universities: Everything You Need to Know

Application season is here again! Below are several Cal State Apply updates as well as some helpful reminders to assist
Chrome Extensions You Need for College!
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Chrome Extensions You Need for College!

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. Inspired by @envikatonya’s viral Tiktok video sharing her favorite chrome
Creating a College List Part 1: Discovering “You”
Applying To College

Creating a College List Part 1: Discovering “You”

By: Paratum Scholars and Let’s Go to College CA Discovering “You” & Determining Your Core Values Discovering who “you” are
College Is Important. So Is Mental Health. Here’s How To Study Without Burning Out
Online Learning

College Is Important. So Is Mental Health. Here’s How To Study Without Burning Out

You’ve signed up for classes, you’ve learned your way around the virtual course system — and now, you’ve got to
COVID-19: Learn the Facts, How to Protect Yourself, and Where to Get Tested
Mental Health & Self Care

COVID-19: Learn the Facts, How to Protect Yourself, and Where to Get Tested

By ARIANA LOPEZ TORRES Ariana is studying microbiology, she enjoys listening to true-crime podcasts and spending time with her cat
Taking Care of Your Body During a Pandemic: Daily Walks, Workouts, and Dancing!
Mental Health & Self Care

Taking Care of Your Body During a Pandemic: Daily Walks, Workouts, and Dancing!

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. A lot of our daily routines have halted like driving
Get Connected! Internet + Technology Services
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Get Connected! Internet + Technology Services

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. As students and educators go online, the digital divide between
Find Services to Support Your Mental Health
Mental Health & Self Care

Find Services to Support Your Mental Health

By MONICA AGUILERA Boba-drinking, Zelda-playing, Horror-watching brown girl from Oaxacalifornia. An important factor in mental health is knowing what help
Transfer Students
Applying To College

Transfer Students

By ARIANA LOPEZ TORRES Ariana is studying microbiology, she enjoys listening to true-crime podcasts and spending time with her cat

Give it up for our Let's Go Basic Needs Fellows🥳 These incredible advocates are very committed and passionate to address student basic needs and want to make sure that no student is affected by basic needs issues. Our fellows will advocate for change, raise awareness of resources available to students, and educate decision-makers and the general public about the student basic needs crisis.

In the comments let us know your thoughts about basic needs or what you think our fellows should prioritize during the fellowship ⬇⬇⬇ #basicneeds #csu #ccc #uc #california #colleges
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