A national initiative that uses near-peer advisory to increase postsecondary enrollment of low-income, first-generation college, and underrepresented students.

Services Provided

Provide comprehensive college awareness, mentorship, resources, preparation, advising, and information through the efforts of a dedicated College Adviser Fellow.

Who We Serve

Pre-college students, families, educators, schools, communities, and various campus departments.

Mission and Goals

UCLA’s Destination College Advising Corps (DCAC) works to increase the opportunities and resources provided to first generation, low income, and underrepresented students who enter and complete higher education.

Impact Statement

UCLA DCAC is currently partnered with 30 high schools in LAUSD and IUSD. In the 21-22 academic year we serviced 8383 seniors and 6507 underclassmen. We assisted 4696 seniors submit 19,417 applications and assisted 5104 seniors submit a financial aid application.