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High School Students, Parents, Community Organizations

Incoming sophomores, HealthLink is for you! The application cycle for the 2019-2020 cycle is now closed 

2020-2021 application cycle will open August 2021

2019-2020 Session Dates

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Saturday, May 9, 2020


To be eligible for this program, applicants must:

  • Be first-generation college bound high school student (high school sophomores are given preference)
  • Be considered disadvantaged* or from an underrepresented community
  • Referred from one of our partner organizations or a high school teacher

*A disadvantaged individual is one who, from an early age, resided in a low-income community or experienced enduring family, societal, or other hardship that significantly compromised educational opportunities. An underserved community is a geographic location or an identified population that is determined medically underserved based upon U.S. Census data.

UCSF Students

HealthLink Mentor Application - Sign Up Here!

Benjamin Tang, UCSF Co-Coordinator

Lisa Chong, UCSF Co-Coordinator

For general program information please contact Gina Merriwether, Program Coordinator, Office of Post Baccalaureate and Outreach Programs.