Who We Are

Washington MESA

Mission

We empower underrepresented students by providing them a community that supports their pathways to higher education in STEM through mentorships, academic programs, and interactive workshops.

Washington MESA

Vision

Diverse student populations in Washington State have the educational support and tools to create innovative solutions as they become the next leaders in STEM.

WHO WE ARE

Washington MESA  recognizes the urgent need to diversify the STEM workplace to promote inclusion, equity, and  increase achievements across all lines of work. Our programs are designed to decrease disparity  and inequality in STEM fields by increasing representation of women, African Americans,  Latinx/Hispanic, Native American, and Native Hawaiian/Pacific islander populations

Washington MESA is one of the 11 “MESA States” in the national MESA USA network. Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) is nationally recognized for its innovative and effective academic development program. MESA engages thousands of educationally disadvantaged students so they excel in math and science and graduate with STEM degrees. MESA partners with all segments of higher education as well as K-12 institutions.