How to apply to the EOPS Program

EOPS students.
If you want to apply to the EOPS Program Follow these easy steps:

Step 1: Complete a Foothill College Online Application.

Step 2: Submit Transcripts: Mail previous college transcripts to Foothill College Admissions and Records office, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills CA 94022

Step 3: Apply for Financial Aid. All EOPS students must be eligible for the Board of Governors (BOG) Fee Waiver. Apply by completing and submitting a BOG application or the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). For additional information regarding the BOG or the FAFSA applications contact the Financial Aid Office.

Step 4: Full-time enrollment required, at least 12 units (6 for Summer Session). EOPS students must be enrolled in classes prior to service.

Step 5: Schedule an appointment with an EOPS counselor. To schedule an appointment or if you have questions please call (650) 949-7207.


If you are only taking online classes, and think you are eligible for EOPS services, please contact the EOPS office at (650) 949-7207 or email
  1. Only California state residents are eligible for EOPS services.
  2. EOPS requirements mandate that EOPS students meet with an EOPS counselor and have a book appointment once each quarter, Fall, Winter and Spring.
  3. We will make every effort to do this online if possible, however it is the student's responsibility to make the contact and schedule appointments.


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