Volunteers can choose to either mentor or teach with YSP. Your choice will depend upon your motivations, availability, and experience working with youth.
4 hours per week for two semesters. Hours are flexible around your and your mentee's schedules, but you must meet the 4 hours/week requirement.
Earn EDU and SW units in our Wednesday night support class, taught at UC Berkeley from 5-6pm. New mentors must enroll.
Become a role model for success. Learn about the Berkeley community. Work with a middle school student.
Learn more by exploring the Mentoring Page.
5 hours per week for two semesters. Teachers must be available to teach after school Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday 3-4:30pm (2-3:30pm on Wednesdays).
Earn up to two units in our Tuesday night support class, taught at UC Berkeley from 5-6pm. All teachers must enroll.
Teach enrichment classes in Math or English to help students get up to grade level or excel beyond the classroom. Create your own projects to supplement learning.