programs + applications

Discover UFC's Program offerings and learn how to apply.

UFC is helping foster youth in Los Angeles graduate from high school, get into college and get a degree, find housing and employment and prepare to live independently. Through our Housing and Education Programs, we can help you acquire the resources and develop the skills to live a happy and successful life.

UFC Program Applications

Apply to UFC's Pathways Program, College Readiness Program, College Sponsorship Program and Educational Events. If you are a current program participant, access important forms and information.

pathways Housing program

Service-enriched housing program for emancipated foster youth ages 18-23. Applications accepted year-round.

 college sponsorship program

For high school seniors and community college transfer students with a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above and plans to attend a four-year college or university. Referrals accepted July – January each year (through April for transfer students).

This year's College Sponsorship application is closed. Stay tuned for next year's application. 

CURRENT COLLEGE SPONSORSHIP STUDENTS

 COLLEGE SPONSORSHIP CHECKPOINTS

First Year Checkpoints
MONTHLY - Monthly Update Form  
FALL - Due Date: Monday, November 3, 2014 - Scavenger Hunt Checkpoint
SPRING - Due Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 -  UFC Academic Plan

Second Year Checkpoints

FALL - Due Date: Monday, November 3, 2014 - Career Discovery Checkpoint
SPRING -- Due Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 -  UFC Academic Plan  

Third Year Checkpoints
FALL - Due Date: Monday, November 3, 2014 - Job Readiness Checkpoint
SPRING -- Due Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 -  UFC Academic Plan

Fourth Year Checkpoints
FALL - Due Date: Monday, November 3, 2014 - Professional Development Checkpoint
SPRING -- Due Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 -  4th year reflection

Fifth Year Checkpoints
FALL - Due Date: Monday, November 3, 2014 - Next Steps Checkpoint
SPRING - Due Date: Monday, April 6, 2015 5th year reflection

COLLEGE READINESS PROGRAM

Accepting applications for youth entering 7th, 8th or first semester of 9th grade.

pdfCollege Readiness Program Flyer

pdfCollege Readiness Program Referral Form

pdfCollege Readiness Program Information Sheet

pdfCollege Readiness Program Service Area Map

education events


CELEBRATION GRADUATION

For high school seniors with a GPA of 2.8 and above and plans to attend college or trade school in the fall. Referrals Accepted October – January each year. 

Stay tuned for next year's Celebration application

COLLEGE WITHIN REACH

For students in grades 6-12 living in foster care or emancipated foster youth, as well as caregivers, social workers, lawyers, other service providers and volunteers. 

pdfCollege Within Reach flyer

pdfCollege Within Reach registration form

pdfCollege Within Reach registration form (Spanish)

xlsCollege Within Reach registration form

xlsCollege Within Reach registration form (Spanish)