Breaking down the barriers to a bachelor’s degree


Sunnyvale, CA

Working Scholar

A better college experience for working adults

College that fits a busy lifestyle 

  • Short 5-minute video lessons 

  • Scholar-determined schedule

  • On-demand mobile experience


Guided experience with success coaching

  • Coaches assist with Scholar progression throughout the program


Flexible path to completion

  • Complete coursework on any schedule

Seamless credit transfer

  • Up to 75% of required college classwork transferred to an regionally accredited four-year degree granting university.

  • Working Scholar completes their remaining courses and earns their degree from one of several graduating university partners.

How it works


East Palo Alto, CA

Working Scholar

Graduating Universities

We only work with non-profit, regionally accredited universities who share our mission to provide working adults with affordable and flexible bachelor’s degree pathways.


Ready to learn more?


Alicia and Melanie

Sunnyvale, CA

Working Scholar

Working Scholars

100 View St

Suite 202

Mountain View, Ca. 94041

(650) 284-0269

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

2440 West El Camino Real

Suite 300
Mountain View, Ca. 94040


(650) 450-5400

© 2019 Working Scholars

The Working Scholars Fund, advised by, with headquarters at 100 View St #202 Mountain View, CA 94041 is a Fiscal Sponsorship Fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF). All donations will be processed via SVCF, a 501 (c)(3), public charity registered in the United States (ID 20-5205488). SVCF will provide a formal acknowledgement letter containing tax-deduction language for your records. Contributions will be tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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