PUENTE Program


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The PUENTE program is a statewide program at Fresno City College which helps prepare students to transfer to four-year colleges and universities, earn their degrees and return to the community as leaders and mentors to future generations.


Monday - Friday 

Call to schedule an appointment or click on one of the links below.

Counseling Appointments

Ernesto Cazares
Schedule an Appointment with Ernesto Cazares

Annette Granda
Schedule an Appointment with Annette Granda

Erendida Barajas
Schedule an Appointment with Erendida Barajas



Phone: 559.443.8544
Email Puente
Location: OAB-272 (Old Administration Building #2)
Campus Map

Fresno City College
Attn: PUENTE Program
1101 E University Avenue
Fresno, CA 93741


The PUENTE Team works together to provide the personal  support that students may need to pursue their educational goals and transfer to a baccalaureate institution.

  • Academic Counseling
  • Transfer Preparation
  • Peer Group Support
  • Academic Tutoring for Success in Learning
  • Career Exploration
  • Field Trips (College Campus Tours)

Join Now

Call 559.442.4600 ext. 8623


  • English Cohort: English 1A and English 205s
  • Strong interest in transferring to a university
  • PUENTE program is open to all students
  • Interest in discussing topics within the Chicano/Latino/Latinx community