To qualify to be an EOPS student you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be eligible for the California College Promise Grant (A or B)
  • Be a full-time student (full-time student = 12 units)
    • If you are an Education Assistance Center (EAC) Student, your full-time status may be different
    • For students under 9 units, we will need a letter from EAC verifying your full-time load status
    • Be a California resident
  • Have less than 50 degree applicable units
    • We will review your transcript to determine if you have 50 degree applicable units
  • Be educationally disadvantaged
  • To qualify for CARE:
    • You must have a child under the age of eighteen
    • Be currently receiving cash assistance from the county
    • And be considered a single head of household by the county