"It's awesome to know you have a place to call 'home' in college. The community we've all built is amazing!"
Metro Graduate


Funded by (since 2007):

  • The CSU’s Chancellor’s Office,
  • The U.S. Department of Education (Strengthening Institutions Program and Fund for the Improvement of Post Secondary Education) 
  • The Marcled Foundation
  • The James Irvine Foundation
  • The Mimi and Peter Haas Fund
  • The Meisin Foundation

As well as our home institutions:

  • San Francisco State University 
  • City College of San Francisco


Our Research

The Metro Academy of Health at SF State is our most mature program. Metro helps students build momentum because 100% of core classes satisfy graduation requirements for associate's and bachelor's degrees—regardless of whether classes are taken at a community college or university. Metro puts students on a clear, fast track to graduation and success.
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