From Pandemic Layoff to New Position at UEI College

When Marlena Meza was laid off due to pandemic-related cutbacks at her former job, she turned to education at UEI College in Garden Grove. Marlena enrolled in the Business Office Administration program, and cruised through it earning straight-A's and graduated in nine months.


Then, UEI College threw her a curve ball: they offered her a job.


Today, she is an Associate Career Service Specialist at UEI’s Garden Grove campus. She helps students develop the skills to successfully earn job offers once they graduate. And, she loves it. READ MORE