About Us

APASS is a one year learning community focused on the Asian Pacific American experience.

Our Goal

Student participating in APASS will:

  • Persist at Santa Rosa Junior College, achieve academic success and accomplish their educational goals
  • Develop closer social and intellectual relationships with staff, faculty, and other students
  • Achieve learning that is deeper and more personally relevant through experiential activities
  • Become conscious citizens integrating what they learn into their academic and social experiences¬†


Mana is the mind, one's life force and nourishment, and in this learning community, students will use their Mana to find success in school.