Male Success Initiatives (MSI)

Sophomore Experience

Sophomore Experience

Our Mission

Sophomore Experience seeks to develop a sense of belonging for sophomore men of color through faculty mentorship and by navigating academic policies and practices. Students will develop an academic career plan and learn about various campus opportunities and careers.

Program Outcomes

  • Increase student engagement with faculty
  • Explore academic identities and careers for sophomore men of color
  • Increase faculty participation for retention efforts


Reggie Robles

Senior Coordinator, Male Success Initiatives

Eligio Martinez, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, College of Education and Integrative Studies