Board of Trustees

The Kumeyaay Community College Board of Trustees has members representing six reservations of the Kumeyaay Nation.

The Trustees have been working diligently to establish a college that reflects the culture and mores of the Kumeyaay People.

  • Better designed programs for you
  • Online Availability to sources
  • Helping Board in your learning management

Our Staff

Our instructors are experienced in providing culturally-informed education and support to students. We aim to facilitate understanding & collaboration between students, staff, and the surrounding tribal communities.

  •  Course content created by Kumeyaay knowledge keepers
  •  Focus on community engagement and hands-on learning
  •  Classes available online


The Kumeyaay Community College Archives is dedicated to preserving
the cultural knowledge of our ancestors and the knowledge of our current Elders. Support of our Elders as they instruct our communities in the “Way of ’Iipay/Tiipay” is primary.

  • Find a course best suits your skills
  • Attend the seminar related to that course
  •  Access valuable records and information regarding Kumeyaay culture and history

Welcome to Kumeyaay Community College!

Mission Statement

The Mission of Kumeyaay Community College is to promote a quality education focusing on Kumeyaay Studies for the Community interested in a unique and supportive educational experience.

  • Promotion of Indigenous Sovereignty and self-determination.
  • Preservation of Indigenous values of family, respect, healing, and spiritual awareness.
  • Development of a supportive learning environment for the community.
  • Promotion of cultural education by embracing cognitive development and.traditional teaching methods.
  • Design and development of curriculum that prepares students professionally and socially to succeed in a diverse global society.