Step to College Program

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The Benefits

As a student in the Step to College Program, students have the possibility to earn up to 12 college units while still in high school. Step to College students learn skills geared to support the transition from high school to the university. Students receive university credit that is transferable to the CSU, UC, public and private universities of higher learning. Step to College Program students receive:

  • 6-12 college units
  • SFSU student ID card and access to SFSU campus services, programs and benefits
  • Orientation to college pathway, critical thinking, and college level course work.
  • A direct connection to retention and leadership programs at SF State including: EOP, Metro and varied student organizations.
  • Academic counseling, college/career guidance including support filling out university applications, financial aid forms and scholarship applications.