Former Foster Youth Resources
All current UCI students who are former foster youth are encouraged to set-up a quarterly appointment with one of our staff member. Click here to set-up your appointment.
- California College Pathways provides resources and leadership to campuses and community organizations to help foster youth succeed at community colleges, vocational schools, and four-year universities.
California Youth Connection–Orange Chapter
- View this webpage for foster youth resources in Orange County.
- This list provides information about potential financial aid opportunities. Please note the eligibility criterion varies.
- The Alliance for Children’s Right NextStep Program provides a vital bridge for transition-aged foster and probation youth as they strive for self-sufficiency.Check out the programs available to you.
- The New York Times reported on the success of former foster youth in the UC system. View the video for some inspiration.
- Helpful information to help you as you start transitioning from foster care.
- Need help with college? Check out this page for support about college access, readiness, and success among other things.