College Advisors/Programs


Jose Mondragon

Upward Bound/HCOP (Heath Careers Opportunity Program)

Open Enrollment Deadline – SDSU Upward Bound is accepting applications for the following grade levels/spaces available:

  • 9th grade: 3 spots available for males & 1 for female students
  • 11th grade: 1 spot available for each male and female.

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Let SDSU Pre-College Institute help make your transition to college easier!

For assistance with application and admissions steps, career & major exploration, financial aid application & support, and or questions about the Upward Bound/HCOP program, see:  Jose Mondragon Torres

Contact Information


Phone:  619-880-0424

General Advising Office Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 – 4:30 pm

Upward Bound/HCOP Advising Sessions are on Thursday after 2:30 pm or by appointment.

Gerardo Chagolla

The SDSU Pre- College Institute Talent Search program works with students in the 9th– 12th grades.

We can assist with:

  • Your goals
  • College process
  • Career process
  • College applications
  • Financial aid applications
  • Scholarship search and assistance
  • Tutoring and mentoring
  • Community Resources
  • And many other services!

If interested in joining the program or if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to communicate. Hablo espanol!

Contact Information


Phone # : (619) 940- 4216

General Advising  Office Hours:

Monday: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

Tuesday: 8:00 am -11:00 am   12:30 – 3:30 pm

Wednesday: 8:00 am -11:00 am  12:30 – 3:30 pm

Friday: 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm