The Village at Cerritos College is California’s first community college housing project
exclusively for homeless students. In partnership with Jovenes, Inc. – a Los Angeles
nonprofit whose mission is to assist homeless and displaced young adults – Cerritos
College’s new development will provide safe and secure housing and support services
to students who face housing insecurity.
One in five community college students experience homelessness in California
65% of students at Cerritos College experienced at least one form of basic needs insecurity in the past year
According to the 2019 #RealCollege Survey, homelessness includes living situations such as couch surfing, living in a car or motel, or living outside
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For more information about The Village, contact CerritosCares@cerritos.edu
If you are experiencing homelessness or are at risk of losing your housing, apply online for assistance via the Cerritos Cares webpage.