Steps to Join - The Puente Project

High School Seniors

  1. Apply to Ohlone College
    1. Complete an application.
    2. Receive your Ohlone Student ID Number via email.
    Local High School Students: Ohlone will offer an application workshop at your high school in Spring 2014. Contact your high school career center for more information.

  2. Take English & Math Placement Tests
    1. Study for placement tests. Review online study guides. Not studying may result in placement below your abilities, wasting time and money.
    Local High School Students: Ohlone will offer a placement test at your high school in Spring 2014. Contact your high school career center for more information. Bring your Ohlone Student ID Number and a photo ID on the day of the test. Contact Puente Counselor Mike De Unamuno after you receive your placement test results.

  3. Attend Freshman Days
    1. Sign-up for Freshman Days.
    2. Be sure to sign up for the afternoon Puente Orientation / Workshop!
    3. Freshman Days students will:
      • Complete the mandatory Ohlone College &  Puente Orientations
      • Meet with their Puente Counselor & English Instructor
      • Register for classes before other high school students
      • Plus, meet other incoming Puente students and learn more about Ohlone College and the Ohlone College Puente Program.

Current College Students

Current college students who are interested in joining the Ohlone College Puente Program must directly contact:

Mike De Unamuno
Ohlone College
Puente Counselor
(510) 742-2347
mdeunamuno@ohlone.edu

Students in the Puente Program for 2013-2014.