Welcome to Monterey Peninsula College
What is Umoja?
Celebrating African American Heritage, Culture, and Unity
Umoja is a community of success dedicated to the academic success, personal growth, and self-actualization of MPC students. Umoja enhances your educational experience by integratrating academics, support services, and African-American culture. We aim to educate the whole student as our Umoja family helps you to navigate the college environment and become successful in your educational goals.
MPC's Umoja Learning Community is a program designed to assist African American and other historically underrepresented students. Umoja is specifically designed to increase the retention, success, graduation, and transfer rates of African ancestry students.