This is what success looks like...

Through extensive collegiate reading and writing practices, students succeed. Many move forward to graduate school, professional schools or to successful jobs.

Pictured on left is a former De Anza student who is now a University of California Berkeley graduate.

Student Narratives

are powerful. Mastering education, for some often against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, students learn that resilience and effort are key to success. These stories serve as motivating factors for other students to follow.

What Students Are Saying


Asian Pacific Islander Learning Community

Creating art as tool for discourse


First Year Experience Students

Explaining the text...


FYE Student

Dissecting complex sociology concepts..