Program Services

Transition and Orientation

The Guardian Scholars program assists youth formerly in foster care.

Guardian Scholars Program supports students in their transition to the university by assisting them to navigate on- and off-campus resources, build essential skillsets, and successfully acclimate to a research university.

  • New Student Program Orientation
  • First-Year Aggie Connection Seminar
  • Individual Goal Planning and Advising
  • Cohort Meet-Ups

Graduation Pathway

While students are pursuing their academic and personal goals, the Guardian Scholars Program aims to improve educational outcomes by providing individualized mapping, guidance and holistic support. GSP also encourages peer and campus engagement.

  • Workshop/Program Activities
  • Individual Advising
  • Community Outreach
  • Cohort Meet-ups
  • Mentorship Program
  • Campus Collaborations

Post-Graduation Planning

The Guardian Scholars Program encourages students to plan beyond the degree. In preparation, we offer opportunities for students to explore and become well equipped to pursue their interests in graduate school, professional school, or a career.

  • Seminar:  "Postgraduate Life:  Exploring and Assembling a Plan"
  • Career Meet & Greets
  • Career mapping/advising
  • Workshops
  • Professional Partnerships
  • Campus Referrals