EOPS (Extended Opportunity Programs and Services)
California State funded program established
to recruit, enroll and retain students. EOPS
is designed to assist students who are
identified as economically and educationally
disadvantaged. Eligible students are
provided with a wide range of support
services to foster success at Grossmont
CARE (Cooperative Agencies Resources for
Education) is a California State funded program designed
to recruit and assist single parent recipients of CalWORKs. CARE
provides support services and/or grant funds to assist single
parents with the development of potential ability through academic
support and financial assistance.
CARE: The student
the children must be receiving CASHAID (actual money) and his/her
children must be 13 years of age or younger. CARE students cannot be
married OR students who are married, but the spouse is not in the
house might qualify. In addition, all CARE students must meet
the eligibility requirements for EOPS.
CalWORKs program provides intensive instruction,
counseling and support services such as internship, job search
employment preparation opportunities and childcare assistance as
well as work experience/work-study opportunities for students
currently receiving TANF/CASH AID benefits. CalWORKs assists
students in preparing for immediate and successful employment.
In addition, CalWORKs staff serves as a liaison between the college
and the San Diego County of Health and Human Services [HHSA]
(Department of Social Services).
student must be receiving CASHAID for themselves (actual money).
is a VTEA grant funded program
for full-time students enrolled in
vocational majors. New Horizons
provides assistance to single parents,
displaced homemakers or single pregnant
women. The services provided by the program
include textbook support, transportation
funds, parking permits, academic, career and
personal counseling. Inquire with the
CalWORKs technician for application process.
Have California residency
taken the Math/English Assessment placement test in the Assessment Center.
3. Be approved for the BOGW A or B (Board of Governor's Fee Waiver) on
4. Be enrolled in 12
units or more at the time you apply for EOPS, OR have a DSPS
waiver on units.
completed less than 36 degree applicable college credits/units. If you
have attended another college/university, have all college
official transcripts on file with the Admissions &
Completing the application process does not
guarantee entry into the EOPS program.
Acceptance is NOT based on a
New students MUST Attend an
New students DO NOT receive
a book voucher until their
2nd semester in the program
8:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 5:00pm
8:00am - 1:00pm
Building 60, Room 125
*** Grossmont Student ID Card
required for all transactions ***