Resilience Inspires Student Excellence



Welcome to RISE!

RISE logo with acronym and rising mountains in the background

We’re glad that you’re here!  Our mission is to help adult students make the most out of their education here at MCC. We understand that adult learners are facing a unique set of challenges and our program is designed to create opportunities that will help adult students feel a sense of belonging, enrich your learning experience, and accomplish your goals, both in and out of the classroom.



Become a Part of RISE RISE Cohort Graphic Represenation

Are you a student interested in the RISE program?

To participate:

  • You must be a current part-time or full-time MCC student.
  • You must be at least 25 years of age.

As part of the program, you would:

  • Meet with a mentor one-on-one each month
  • Meet with your Pod Circle each month
  • Gain access to dedicated success coach services
  • Get exclusive access to guest speakers
  • Access to workshops essential to your success.

  • Are you MCC faculty or staff interested in mentoring?Representation of POD circles

    To participate:

    • TBD
    • TBD

    As part of the program, you would:

    • Meet one-on-one with 2-6 mentees each month
    • Help your mentees identify productive goals
    • Meet with your mentee Pod Circle each month
    • Help make mentees aware of campus resources.
Interested in learning more about MCC's RISE program? Simply fill out the form below.