EOP&S and Care
EOP&S program's primary goal is to encourage the enrollment, retention and transfer of students handicapped by language, social, economic and educational disadvantages, and to facilitate the successful completion of their goals and objectives in college. EOP&S offers academic and support counseling, financial aid and other support services. The EOP&S offers the following services: EOPS Orientation; Priority Registration; Book Voucher Service; Caps and Gowns; Financial Aid Advisement; Admission Application Fee Waivers; Campus Visits; Transfer Information; Academic Counseling; Peer Advisement; Personal Counseling; Retention; Student Education Plan; Transfer Assistance; Vocational/Career Counseling; Tutoring; and Study Skills Workshops.
You must be a full time student (12 units). If you are a member of DSPS (Disabled Student Program and Services) you may enroll in less than 12 units. Have less than 69-degree applicable units completed at any other college or university. Have a fee waiver (BOGG) for the current semester; which can be obtained at the Financial Aid Office. Be educationally disadvantaged according to state regulations.
To apply: Complete an EOPS application as soon as you are registered in 12 units. Submit the application in person at the EOP&S/CARE office SSB-330. Provide a business office class printout of your schedule. Provide an unofficial/official transcript of any previous attended colleges/universities with the application. (NOTE: If you have attended another college and do not attach a copy of your unofficial transcripts, your application will be delayed and/or denied). After the application is reviewed, you will be notified over the telephone of your eligibility and scheduled a mandatory orientation. See more at http://www.wlac.edu/eops-care/index.aspx