The Guardian Scholars Program supports current and former foster youth who are in college by providing access, maintaining a support network that promotes academic success, personal development, and connecting students with their potential to become successful and productive world citizens.
Former foster youth/ Non-Minor Dependents
and/or ward of the state
“GS has connected me with communities I would’ve never explored. Glad to call this program my safe space.” – Emerald, Business Major
Benefits & Services
Develop a system of accountability around identifying and achieving goals
Provide a community of belonging and opportunities to build relationships with other students in the Guardian Scholars Program
Share scholarship opportunities
Emergency Grant (up to $500)
Participate in the Faculty & Staff Mentoring Program
Personal Care Pantry
Computer lab with free printing
We want your feedback
We are always looking for ways to improve our services and if you have any comments please let us know by completing our feedback form.