As a public community college, MiraCosta serves a diverse population of more than 15,000 credit students each semester. Our quality instruction and support services provide a pathway to a better life through education. About 90 percent of our graduates will stay in the area, where they will meet the local workforce needs. MiraCosta has served and continues to serve our students in financial needs, and as the avenue to job and career advancement through our various high quality programs.
Your donation will support new scholarships and enhance academic programs, which make success possible. Donate to the STEM Academic Support Center, and have your donation matched on a 2-to-1 basis.
Note* donations made that are not designated to a specific fund will be placed into the annual fund to be used for the colleges highest priority needs.
Many students face financial challenges that threaten their ability to stay in school, pay for food, transportation and housing? YOU can make the difference in a student staying in school, and reaching their success! During the FY15-16 year, 1,100 students received direct financial assistance in the form of gift cards, gas cards, bookstore vouchers and bus passes. 1,250 received textbook assistance, and 20 students received one-time emergency grants to aid them in allowing our students to remain in school. Donate before the tax year ends to ensure the continuing success of our students!