EOPS assists with the purchase of textbooks to eligible students. Textbook
vouchers are awarded at the beginning of each quarter.
Financially needy students are eligible for Board of Governors Fee (BOG) Fee
Waiver to cover the cost of enrollment fees. Foothill College enrollment fees
are subject to change without notice.
(Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education)
EOPS Offers this specific support program to assist single heads-of households
who are T.A.N.F/CalWORKS recipients. Close collaboration is established with
CalWORKS to deliver services to qualified students.
EOPS provides professional counselors to help with academic and personal concerns.
Counselors help students stay focused throughout their studies.
Fellow students reach out to EOPS/CARE students to provide encouragement and support.
Individualized one-on-one tutoring is provided through the EOPS Tutorial Program,
which is staffed by student tutors.
Summer College Readiness Program
Facilitated by EOPS counselors, the college readiness program is a combination
of classes targeted for EOPS students. The program provides an orientation to
the EOPS program and introduces students to academic and social skills and
techniques necessary to succeed in college students.
The EOPS Department will agree to provide EOPS and Care students the support
services listed below based on availability of funding, which are subject to
change without notice:
- Calculators on Loan
- Cap and Gown
- Computer Laptops on Loan
- Computer Lab and printing
- Field trips to regional four-year universities
- Priority registration for eligible EOPS/CARE students
- Recommendations and nomination to EOP Programs for California State Universities
- Scholarships (for transfer students and continuing students)
- Test fee for state license for EOPS/CARE students
- Transfer Assistance
- Application fee waivers to UC and CSU
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Last updated: October 01, 2013