Frequently Asked Questions

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1. What is EOPS?

EOPS is a service-oriented program that combines financial assistance with support services to help students successfully complete their educational objectives. EOPS benefits and services

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1.  What are the EOPS office hours?

Fall/Spring:  Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summer:  Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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2.  Do I need an appointment to talk to someone about the EOPS program?

No. You may drop by the EOPS office (EOPS Building) during office hours.

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3.  How many units do I have to be enrolled in to qualify for EOPS?

You must enroll in 12 units during the Fall or Spring semesters. Summer applicants must enroll in 4 units.

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4.  Is there an application deadline?

Students may apply to the EOPS program at anytime, however, it is highly recommended that you apply as soon as possible in order to take advantage of all our services.

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5. Do I have to apply for financial aid (FAFSA) to be eligible for EOPS? 

It is strongly recommended that you complete the FAFSA application process. Students who do not complete a FAFSA will not be eligible for financial assistance from EOPS.

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6. I am a Dreamer/AB540 student. Can I apply for EOPS services?

Yes. All students are encouraged to apply. Visit the following webpages for useful information.

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