San Diego Promise
Welcome to San Diego Miramar College: San Diego Promise
The San Diego Promise is a two-year completion program for recent high school graduates enrolled full-time (12 units per semester). The program provides up to two years of free tuition to eligible students. Participation in the Promise program comes with a variety of benefits: an assigned peer mentor, counseling retention & interventions, and additional campus engagement opportunities.
ATTENTION! The San Diego Promise application for Class of 2020 high school graduates entering in Fall 2020 will be available on January 13, 2020.
- Must be a Class of 2020 high school graduate (H.S. Diploma or GED)
- Must be a California resident or AB 540 eligible
- Must complete a 2020-2021 FAFSA or Dream Act application
- Must enroll in a minimum of 12 units each semester (does not apply to DSPS students with eligible academic accommodation)
- Sign a Promise contract (electronically)
- Attend a virtual Promise orientation
- Enroll in at least 12 units by August 31, 2020
- Must maintain a 2.0 college GPA
- Meet with a counselor each semester
- Complete a comprehensive education plan by the end of your first year
HOW TO APPLY:
Step 1: Complete a Fall 2020 application for admission to Miramar College.
Miramar College school code for FAFSA or Dream Act applications: 014172
Step 3: Complete a Promise application.
Step 4: After completing steps 1-3, we encourage you to continue the process of completing the new student online orientation and scheduling a counseling session to meet with a college counselor for an abbreviated education plan. Please contact the College Counseling Office for more information on the availability of virtual counseling appointments.
Complete steps 1-4 by Thursday, June 11, 2020 for priority registration and admission to the program.
Step 5: Students that meet all program requirements and are eligible to participate in the San Diego Promise program will receive an invitation to electronically sign a Promise contract starting in May 2020. The priority deadline to sign the Promise contract is June 11, 2020. Contracts will be continued to be accepted after June 11th on a space available basis.
If you recently submitted your application, please allow 2-3 weeks for your application to be reviewed.
Step 6: After you have signed an submitted your Promise contract, please expect to receive an email with an invitation to attend a virtual Promise orientation.
Note: Promise orientation vary by campus, information about your campus Promise orientation will be emailed to you after you have signed your Promise contract.
Step 7: Register for classes.
For more information, please visit SDCCD Future Promise Students
If you have questions about the San Diego Promise program at Miramar College, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Review the FAQ page for our frequently asked questions.
Are you a parent or student that wants to learn more about the San Diego Promise Program? Fill out this interest form to sign up for our next available Promise information session!