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.



Quick Facts

  • The SF State Guardian Scholars Program is helping more former/current foster youth stay in college and graduate.
  • SF State Guardian Scholars Program reaches its potential in multidisciplinary academic disciplines and actively participate in community service!
  • All SF State Guardian Scholars are offered housing priority on campus.
  • The SF State 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



Make a Donation to the SF State Guardian Scholars Program

To give by check, make all checks payable to "University Corporation SF State Guardian Scholars Program" and mail to:

San Francisco State University
Office of University Development
1600 Holloway Avenue, ADM 153
San Francisco, CA 94132

Thank you to our sponsors, donors, and volunteers for their generosity and continued support!

Foster Youth Postcard

For general questions, feel free to email GSP at gsp@sfsu.edu or call at (415) 405-0546

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