Our Mission


The Fullerton College, Foster Youth Success Initiative (FYSI), mission is dedicated to assisting motivated college students exiting or currently in the foster care system to be successful learners.


Fullerton College will create a community that promotes inquiry, intellectual curiosity, personal growth, and a life-long appreciation for the power of learning.


  • Access to student services and resources
  • Access to academic support
  • Retention and persistence rates
  • Academic performance
  • Completion of units
  • Completion of certificates and associate degrees
  • Transfer rates to four-year universities