Dwight Hall at Yale

Center for Public Service and Social Justice

Urban Improvement Corps

Mission: 

The Urban Improvement Corps, UIC, is a premier mentoring and tutoring program at Yale University focused on providing elementary, middle, and high school students in the New Haven, CT area with the opportunity to grow and develop with some of the most brilliant minds in our nation. Here, at UIC, we foster positive growth and develop life-long student learners, while giving each student the opportunity to discover their full potentials academically. Our organization has revised and cultivated our vision and purpose to better address the changing times and the concerns of New Haven.

Summary of Activities: 

Urban Improvement Corps will continue our one-on-one tutoring, SOM mentoring, workshops on education and social issues, tutor-tutee social events, and partnerships.

Cause(s): 
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Racial Inequality
Membership Open To: 
Undergraduates

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