Institute for Transformative Education

A transformative education organization

Empowering Youth

Discover our network of programs, dedicated staff, and community supporters that want to nurture your life goals and share the resources and opportunities along the way. The data below is an average of the annual number of students served from 2019-2022 academic years.

Our Offices

The Institute for Transformative Education houses pre-college and undergraduate offices that promote college access, advocacy, and equity. Our offices work collaboratively to support our SDSU and San Diego communities.

Get Involved

Since 1983, the SDSU Institute for Transformative Education (formerly Pre-College Institute) has set up partnerships between federally funded TRIO programs, public schools, and academic departments at the University. We are always looking for innovative ways to further support our communities. Here are some ways to get involved:

  • Volunteer & Employment Opportunities
  • Faculty Partnerships
  • Community & Workforce Partnerships
  • TRIO Alliance
  • Donate to ITE

Serving Our Communities

The Institute for Transformative Education serves 29 middle and high schools across 3 San Diego school districts (San Diego Unified, Sweetwater Union and Grossmont).

Contact Us:

Our offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

SDSU Institute for Transformative Education
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-1103

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