Cuyamaca Scholars


The Cuyamaca Scholars Program provides college support services for those who were formerly incarcerated, on probation/parole supervision or for students impacted by the justice system.

How We Can Help:

  • Mentorship
  • Enrollment Support
  • Access to Learning Communities
  • Tutoring
  • Transfer Guidance
  • Referrals to Support Services
  • Specialized Counseling
  • Career Exploration 
  • Job Readiness
Octavio Leal, Scholar Program Coordinator and Counselor


Octavio Leal