EOPS

TeamExtended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) is a state funded program that aims to help low-income and educationally disadvantaged students succeed in college. EOPS provides academic counseling and other supportive services to assist students while they attend Cañada College.  To be eligible for EOPS, students must be enrolled in at least 12 units, qualify for the California College Promise Grant (CCPG), have not completed 70 degree applicable units and have an educational disadvantage. 

 Apply for EOPS

Services

  •  Priority Registration
  • Academic & Personal Counseling
  • Book Vouchers
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Laptop Loans
  • Graphing Calculator Loans
  • PTK Membership Fees
  • CSU & UC Transfer Application Waivers
  • Food Voucher
  • And much more...............

 

Eligibility

  • Full time Student (12 units or more); exceptions are made for students enrolled in the Disability Resource Center Program (DRC)
  • Be a California Resident (including Dreamers and AB540)
  • Qualify for the California College Promise Grant (CCPG)
  • Have not completed 70 degree applicable units (domestic or international)
  • Meet ONE of the Educational disadvantaged criteria:
  • Will take basic skills English or math or ESL or have previously enrolled in one of these classes
  • high school GPA below 2.50
  • not a high School graduate and does not have a GED
  • first generation college student
  • member of an underrepresented group as identified in the College’s Educational Master Plan

Student Responsibility

  • Follow the Mutual Responsibility Contract
  • Follow your student education plan
  • Complete 12 units; unless approved by EOPS for less
  • Earn and maintain a 2.00 GPA
  • Meet with your EOPS counselor three times per semester
  • Complete progress reports
  • Additionally, the time limitation to receive EOPS/CARE support services is 70-degree applicable units or 6 consecutive semesters 

 

 How to Apply 

  1. Apply for Cañada College Admission. 
  2. File a CCPG Application with the Financial Aid Office. Apply through WebSMART
  3. Placement into English, ESL and/or Math. Contact Assessment Services for options
  4. Register in 12 units unless the student is enrolled in DRC
  5. Complete an EOPS Application
  6. Provide transcripts from any other colleges attended (if applicable)

 

For more information or for an application, Please contact the office:

Fall/Spring Hours:
Mondays & Thursdays: 8am-4:30pm
Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 8am-7pm
Fridays: 8am-12pm
 
Building 9, Room 133
Phone:
650 306-3300
Fax:
650 306-3305
Email:
caneops@smccd.edu