EOPS & Care
Services provided by EOPS include registration assistance, EOPS specific mandatory orientations, academic counseling, book services, tutoring and transfer information. The CARE program is an extension of EOPS for single parents/heads of household receiving CalWORKS/TANF, who have at least one child under the age of 14. The services provided are: transportation passes/parking permits, books, supplies and meal tickets.
To be eligible for EOPS, a student must meet all SIX (6) of the eligibility criteria: 1. Be a California resident. 2. Qualify for a Board of Governors Waiver (BOGW) A or B, BOGW C does not qualify. 3. Must be enrolled in 12 or more units at LACC. If a student is verified by Office of Special Services (OSS) as an active participant, the student may be enrolled in 6 units or more at LACC. Summer & Winter terms are subject to state funds availability. 4. Have completed LESS THAN 69 degree applicable units total from all colleges attended. 5. Have not earned an AA/AS degree or higher, or the equivalent of a foreign degree. 6. Be determined educationally disadvantaged. Educational Disadvantaged status is determined by providing proof of one (1) of the following: Assessment scores with recommended placement non-degree applicable (NDA), English and/or Math, Current enrollment in remedial English and/or Math), Prior enrollment within or outside of the district in LACCD equivalent remedial English and/or Math course(s), or Other Factors as stated within Title V Guidelines may be used in the event that a student does not qualify into the program.
Once a student has met all six (6) of the eligibility criteria, a student is encouraged to submit and EOPS/CARE application. You can access the application by clicking here
Carrie Apolonio, Foster Youth Liasion l 323.953.4000 Ext. 2007 l firstname.lastname@example.org