Why We Serve

As part of the Center for Student Involvement, the EducationCorps Program encourages UCSD students to get involved in their community by sharing their time and skills with youth.

Our programs mission is to alleviate poverty in San Diego by promoting a college-going culture, better attitudes towards school, and increases in academic performance at 17 underserved school sites in the San Diego Community. All subjects are welcome.

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By joining EducationCorps you will:

  • Fight poverty and make a lasting difference in your community.

  • Have flexible volunteer opportunities as well as leadership roles.

  • Connect with fellow UCSD students, staff members, and K-14 students.

  • Build your resume and develop professional skills through monthly workshops.

  • Earn community service hours and receive a personalized letter of recommendation upon request.

Apply to be an EducationCorps member today!