Guardian Scholars Program

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Through advocacy, support, and empowerment, the SF State Guardian Scholars Program creates a vibrant community to engage current and former foster youth to attain college degrees, stable housing and career path employment. EOP students can apply for this collaborative program that works with the School of Social Work to provide clinical case management services.


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Quick Facts

  • The Guardian Scholars Program is helping more former/current foster youth stay in college and graduate.
  • Guardian Scholars reach their potential in multidisciplinary academic disciplines and actively participate in community service!
  • All Guardian Scholars are offered housing priority on campus.
  • The Guardian Scholars Program is a self-supporting program at SF State that has formed a supportive and cohesive community.


GSP Values

  • Value yourself
  • Value your community
  • Value responsibility
  • Value your right to succeed
  • Value your future
  • Value your strengths


For general questions, feel free to email GSP at or call at 415.405.0546

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