Becoming a USG member starts by joining our USG Academy! Apply for the USG Academy by selecting an upcoming start date below and following the steps in the application process.

Each of our USG members starts their journey by completing an 8-week virtual training course that we refer to as the USG Academy.

At the end of your 8-week training course, you are invited to join other USG members at an all-expense paid Impact Weekend! 


Impact weekends occur in different cities across the country and can be selected based on timing and availability. 


How to Become a USG Member

Ready to start your journey towards USG Membership? Every USG member starts by applying for our USG Academy. 

Step 1: Submit Your USG Academy Application
Step 2: Get a call from a USG team member to determine eligibility & start date
Step 3: Pay $100 Academy fee

Step 4: Complete the 8-week USG Academy course
Step 5: Welcome to the USG community! 


Learn About Our Fully-Funded Impact Weekend!

After you submit your application, a USG team member will work with you to determine what start date works best for your availability!

Upcoming USG Academy Opportunities

June 2022
Application Deadline: May 16, 2022
USG Academy Start Date: June 6, 2022

August 2022

Application Deadline: July 11, 2022
USG Academy Start Date: August 1, 2022

October 2022

Application Deadline: September 12, 2022
USG Academy Start Date: October 3, 2022

Would you like to know more? Get a sneak-peek into our fully-funded Impact Weekend exclusively for USG members!