FYSS Current Students

LBCC students walking on campus

Once you apply and are accepted into in either the NextUp or Guardian Scholars Program, there are a few things you need to do to remain in compliance with each program’s guidelines:

NextUp Program Requirements

  • Remain in compliance with EOPS
  • Enrolled in a minimum of 9 units at the time of application (or less with DSPS verification)
  • Complete three EOPS contacts and two NextUp contacts (five contacts total) per semester
  • NextUp contacts can be an event, workshop, or an additional counseling appointment
  • Complete Learn 11 or Counseling 49 by their second term in the program

Guardian Scholars Program Requirements

  • Enrolled in 3+ units each semester (or less with DSPS verification)
  • Complete two GS contacts per semester – this is to ensure you stay on track with your educational goals, and to be able to provide any additional resources you may need
  • Remain in good standing by maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA (“C” average) each semester – we are here to support you during your time at LBCC and want to ensure you are
  • Meet with Guardian Scholar Counselor(s) at least 2 times per semester