The MEP program at Cal Poly Pomona is a retention and academic enhancement program for engineering students and focuses on:
- Building a collaborative learning community
- Establishing a mentor-mentee relationship between faculty, students and alumni
- Providing balanced challenge and support towards a higher academic standard
- Maintaining effective linkages with the university community and the industrial community
The program's purpose is to increase the number and diversity of students who are historically under-represented.
The Cal Poly Pomona MEP program is the largest in California and has a high retention rate. The program has specific Program Benefits designed to support students' successful pursuit of an academic program as well as assist them with their personal concerns.