Academic Support for Student-Athletes

The Academic Support Program for Student-Athletes is available to all Mt. SAC Student-Athletes.  The Program consists of the WIN Program and Academic Counseling Staff. 

The WIN Program is a Student-Athlete Tutorial Program that offers a variety of academic services. The program is specifically designed to assist student-athletes in maintaining academic eligibility and to prepare for transfer to a four-year university. 

WIN is offered through the Adult Basic Education Department in partnership with the Kinesiology and Counseling Departments.

Student-athletes can obtain the assistance of skilled tutors, counseling, and a place to complete homework assignments near athletic fields. The WIN Program services approximately 900 students per year. Students who attend WIN have consistently shown high rates of retention and an overall GPA of 2.5 or greater.

In addition to tutoring and study hall, the following services are offered in the WIN Program:

  • Computers equipped with Microsoft Office, Internet access, Plato (Math and English enrichment software program) and Mavis Beacon (typing program)
  • Small group study sessions
  • Assistance with resume creation, email, and computer skills
  • Assistance with registration
  • Onsite counseling services

ACADEMIC COUNSELORS

Name Title Phone E-Mail Office
Shane Poulter Academic Counselor for Student-Athletes 909-274-5929 spoulter@mtsac.edu Bldg. 45-1441
Jessica Valdez Academic Counselor for Student-Athletes 909-274-4628 jvaldez138@mtsac.edu Bldg. 45-1441
Valerie Pallares-Herrera Adjunct Academic Counselor for Student-Athletes 909-274-4628 vherrera1@mtsac.edu Bldg. 45-1441

 


WIN PROGRAM 

Name Title Phone E-Mail Office
Erica Ledezma          WIN Program Supervisor                    909-274-4239 eledezma@mtsac.edu Bldg. 45-1430