Applicant Qualifications

We just have three simple qualifications for our future class of 2021 mentee group:

  • Current freshman in an SFUSD public or charter high school (current Class of 2021)

  • Demonstrated need: Qualifies for free or reduced lunch program as defined by SFUSD (check here)

  • High achieving: Earning a 3.0 or higher GPA. If not yet earning a 3.0 GPA, then demonstrates perseverance or strong passion for putting in the work to go to college

Application Process and Timeline

  • April 6 , 2018: Applications due Friday night (11:59pm).

  • April - May 2018: Each applicant goes through one or two 30-min face-to-face chats with program staff and volunteers just to better understand whether they’d be a match for our program

  • End of May 2018: Applicants will be notified whether they made it into our program

  • Summer 2018: Our program starts!