LACC Guardian Scholars Program
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We support foster youth and ensure all students are provided with the same opportunities for growth and success.
Guardian Scholars Program (GSP)
The Guardian Scholars Program is designed to provide support for current and former foster youth. GSP serves as a support network in guiding students to meet their educational goal at Los Angeles City College and beyond.
|From Guardian Scholars at LACC|
GSP Services Include: Guardian Scholars Program (GSP)
Financial Aid Package - Assistance in acquiring grant, scholarship packages, and emergency funding to help with tuition, supplies, and living expenses
Academic Advisement - Assistance with class selection, registering for courses and long-term planning to meet your educational goal of obtaining an trade, degree, or transferring to a university
Tutoring & Mentoring - Receive support in specific subject areas, and one-on-one peer mentorship Supplemental Support Services - Assistance with child care, transportation help, book and supply vouchers, etc.
Employment Services & Career Counseling - Resume building, shadowing, advising, and job placement
Personal Guidance, Counseling, Tutoring - Regular contact with a consistent counselor to develop and monitor an education plan
Housing - Assistance with finding housing, referrals and priority with year-round housing agencies
Eligible students are:
- Current of former foster youth
- Enrolled in current semester as a full time student
- Between the ages of 16-24
- Maintain a 2.0 GPA
Connect with us at:
Los Angeles City College
Student Services Village, Rm 127
Phone: 323/ 953-4000 x2345
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