USC & Volunteers of America College Essay Bootcamps

Please volunteer October 27 or November 5th! The USC Emeriti Center, Retired Faculty, and Staff are collaborating with the Volunteers of America-Educational Talent Search and Volunteer Mentors to assist high school seniors in writing their college personal statements required by the University of California and Common App applications. The following resources are for the volunteers and students who will be participating in the boot camps.

If you are interested in participating as a volunteer, please fill out the RSVP form here.

Volunteer Training Manual

UC College Essay Prompts

Common Application Essay Prompts

Bootcamp Dates:

Wednesday, October 27th 4:00p.m. to 6:00pm

Friday, November 5th 4:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m.