• Complete the 5 new student enrollment steps
  • If student has a disability, they may contact D.S.P.S. to take Math and English placement tests with accommodations
  • Be a highly motivated current or former foster youth between the ages of 18 to 25.
  • Ability to provide "Ward of the Court" or "Out of Home Placement " verification letter which notes the applicant was in care for at least one year
  • Bring a copy of their Student Educational Plan to the Guardian Scholars office
  • Enroll in a minimum of 9 units (DSPS enrolled: 6 units)
  • Attend a Guardian Scholars orientation, complete items on our Admission/Financial Aid checklist, and review the CCSF Guardian Scholars “Steps to Join

Application Deadlines: CCSF Guardian Scholars is an open enrollment program.  Students may be in the program for a maximum of 6 semesters (Fall & Spring)

***Incomplete applications will not be processed and be kept on file for one year.***