EOP&S offers special services to educationally disadvantaged students, including:

  • Counseling services
  • Financial assistance
  • Tutoring
  • Orientation
  • Priority Registration assistance


CARE provides educational support services designed for the academically under-prepared, low income, single parent population. Grants and allowances for education-related expenses are available, as well as:

  • CARE Student Conference
  • Child-care assistance and referrals
  • Group support/workshops
  • Peer networking
  • Personal development activities
  • Referrals to campus and community services
  • Special counseling and advisement
  • Textbooks and supplies


CalWORKs provides education, training and supportive services to students on public assistance, including:

  • Assessment
  • Academic, career and personal counseling
  • Development of a Student Educational Plan
  • Priority registration
  • Job placement services/college work study
  • Child-care vouchers
  • Work experience
  • Employment preparation workshops
  • Academic supplies
  • Transportation assistance