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​​Phoen​ix Scholars Program​

The Phoenix Scholars Program is committed to improving educational outcomes of current and former foster youth by increasing access to college and supporting their academic success. Phoenix Scholars serves as an umbrella program to identify and allocate financial and educational services for students enrolled at Norco College. Program personnel collaborate with EOPS, NextUp, The Foster Youth Success Network, Student Equity, Student Financial Services, and community partners to help foster youth of all ages achieve their educational and career goals. 

For interested students, please complete the online application.



Hours & Location:

Spring Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:00am to 4:30pm​
Friday: 8:00am to 4:00pm

Location:​ Center for Student Success 219 (2nd Floor)

Contact Us: 

Phoenix Scholars:

Azadeh Iglesias
Student Success Coach, NextUp/Phoenix Scholars​
Office: 951-738-7743
Cell: 951-897-8703

Mayte Estrada
Student Resource Specialist, NextUp/Phoenix Scholars
Office: 951-739-7874
Cell: 951-675-2127