Welcome to the College and Career Center (RM 258F) & the Advisor Hub (RM 209)!

Upcoming free events:



The College and Career Center & The Advisor Hub offer:

◾ Information on high school course offerings (a-g), career options, standardized testing information, and college information through classroom presentations every semester as well as through individual and family meetings

◾ Advising for students and parents on academic curriculum and preparing students for college application and admission process

◾ Information about dual/concurrent enrollment at CCSF and Advanced Placement credits to prepare students for the rigor of post secondary education

◾ Planning and preparation for college admissions tests: SAT, Subject,  ACT, TOEFL

◾ Financial Aid: Information about how to apply for the FAFSA, Cal-Grant, and scholarships that can be used to support advanced education and training

Visit our live calendar for: trilingual presentations, application workshops, college essay writing workshops, admission rep. visit, mentorship and college readiness programs!


Located in the Counseling Office Room 258F, the College and Career Center (CCC) is open to students and parents:

IMG-1090Ms. Serena Chan, the College and Career Counselor’s office hours are Monday through Friday 9:30am to 5:15pm. Students can drop in during lunch and after school or by appointment. Parents are welcomed to schedule an appointment. Ms. Chan can be reached at 415-749-3430 ext.3246 or by email: chanS2@sfusd.edu. Ms. Chan is fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese, & English.


Located in The Advisor Hub- Room 209:

Ms. Esmeralda Garcia is the uAspire Financial Aid Advisor. Esme works with Seniors to support them through the financial aid process.  She meets with Seniors individually, and and/or with parents to help them understand the financial aid process, and to break down their financial aid award letters. She’s on campus on Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday from 9am to 4:30pm.  She can be reached at 415-749-3430 ext.3209 or by email: esmeraldag@uaspire.org.  Esme is fluent in Spanish & English.

Mr. Jermaine Hughes, 100% College Prep Institute Student Success Coach. Jermaine works with Junior and Senior African-American males to support them academically and socially.  He meets with them individually, and collectively in a group called Brothers Making Change where they discuss their struggles and triumphs in and away from school. He’s on campus on Monday thru Friday from 8am to 4:30pm, except on Tuesdays where he starts at 10am.  He can be reached at 510-499-8116 or by email: jermaine@100collegeprep.org.

Kristin Tatum, JCYC ETS Educational Advisor, is available for support. Her office hours are Monday through Thursday 9:00am to 5:30pm. She can be reached ktatum@jcyc.org or at 415-749-3430 ext. 3209

JCYC Educational Talent Search (JCYC ETS) is a federally funded program designed to help low income, first generation youth navigate the path to college. We provide no cost services, such as: academic advising, college application assistance, college campus field trips, financial aid information and application assistance, SAT/ACT fee waivers, and more.