Support Services Provided:

Picture of Seawolf Scholars Group

Priority Housing:
Seawolf Scholars who meet Housing Department deadlines are guaranteed Priority Housing.  Year round housing: fall semester, spring semester, summer break and winter break; qualified scholars are guarantied on-campus housing throughout their attendance at Sonoma State.
 
Priority Registration:
Seawolf Scholars is able to grant Priority Registration for enrolled current and former foster youth, through Assembly Bill 194.  Priority Registration allows scholars' access to enroll for needed classes in order to graduate in four years. 

Community Building Events:
Hosted through out each semester are opportunities for Seawolf Scholars to meet, connect with fellow scholars, and build a community.  Previous events have included: Ice cream socials, Geocaching, Welcome Back Celebrations, and more.  We look forward to seeing you at the next event!

Scholarship Assistance:
Through the scholarship office a scholarship is dedicated to Sonoma State University Foster Youth only, in order to apply scholars .  

Lap Top Rental Program:
With a generous donation from The Sonoma County Medical Association Alliance and Foundation, Seawolf Scholars offers free weekly lap top rentals to scholars.

Access to the EOP/Seawolf Scholars Lounge:
We offer a cozy environment to relax before appointments, drop-ins or even between classes. With donated paper we are able to provide free printing for scholars

Professional Advisor:
We assist with concerns regarding housing, financial aid, and balancing college with personal life.  We help scholars understand academic policies, timelines, majors/minors, career exploration, and graduate school opportunities, while also increasing retention for scholars by introducing them to campus services, leadership opportunities and social activities that help scholars feel at home while attending Sonoma.