A Foster Youth Success Initiative (FYSI) Liaison provides individual support to foster youth on campus. Liaisons receive training and technical assistance in order to support foster youth in achieving their educational goals.
The role of an FYSI Liaison is to:
- Provide a safe and warm welcome for foster youth
- Advocates and serves as your ally
- Connects you with campus resources
- Provide one-on-one assistance in completing the college application process
- Connects you with resources within the community such as housing and employment