Upward Scholars supports current adult school students from Jefferson Adult School and South San Francisco Adult School who will be enrolling part-time at Skyline College, are California College Promise Grant eligible, and need help paying for textbooks and/or transportation.

The scholarship will cover Skyline College bookstore textbooks and a bus pass or student parking pass. 

Contact Nereida Angulo for more information at angulon@smccd.edu or (650) 738-7967.

Other Ways to Pay for College

Adult school students that are interested in Skyline College but don’t qualify for the Upward Scholars scholarship can also get more information about paying for college:

ESL adult school students can visit Skyline College’s ESL Connect

High School Diploma and Equivalency (GED/Hi-SET) students can contact your adult school’s Transitions Navigator or Skyline College Transitions Coordinator:

  • Jefferson Adult School: Lani Xiao - lxiao@juhsd.net
  • South San Francisco Adult School: Seemaa Prasad - sprasad@ssfusd.org
  • Skyline College: Nereida Angulo - angulon@smccd.edu

  • Additional programs and services that offer financial support include: