The Alliance College LINK Program is a first-year freshmen program facilitating the transition and promoting the success of freshmen Alliance students at CSUSM. Recognizing there is a difference between access and success. The Alliance College LINK Program strives to provide quality support to incoming Alliance students during the summer as they transition to university life and the expectations of higher education providing students clarity every step of the way to fully embrace the start of their college careers with confidence.
Alliance Staff and peer mentors are trained to give students their unwavering support and attention as they complete their college matriculation. Students are part of a collaborative and supportive environment empowering them to grow intellectually and personally. The program is composed of the Summer Alliance LINK Academy (SALA) and The Alliance College LINK Mentor Program (ACLMP).