Thurgood Marshall College students are encouraged to take advantage of the Public Service option. Involvement in public service enables students to draw connections between formal education and the political and moral choices beyond the classroom. Volunteer both on and off campus. Participate in public service for academic credit by enrolling in either:
Thurgood Marshall College has entered into public service partnerships with three local public schools:
Former TMC Provost Cecil Lytle played a central role in the founding of Preuss and Gompers Charter Schools. The purpose of these partnerships is to help build high-quality schools with high expectations for youngsters who have traditionally not been well prepared for university study in the public school system.UCSD/TMC students serve as tutors and mentors under the supervision of the teaching staff at Preuss and Gompers. You can make a big difference in the long-term opportunities available to these children by volunteering your time and expertise to help level the playing field for them. For more information, please visit http://create.ucsd.edu/partners/ .