To be considered for EOPS, students must meet the following income and educational criteria:
-Have taken remedial courses
-Graduated from high school with less than a 2.5 GPA or is not a high school graduate
-Not a high school graduate or GED recipient.
5. Submit unofficial transcripts for all colleges/universities attended by the application deadline. Students must submit official transcript/s with 30 days of acceptance.
EOPS serves eligible students for six consecutive semesters or until they have earned 70 degree applicable units.
* Financial Services are contingent upon budget availability
**Possible unit exemptions for Disability Support Programs and Services participants.
Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) is a unique program funded by the state of California to recruit and support students who may otherwise not attempt higher education as they work to complete certificate, associate degree or university transfer requirements.
EOPS assists program participants with:
The Summer Readiness Program (SRP) is a six week program designed to assist EOPS eligible freshmen in bridging their high school and college experiences. This learning community offers an extensive orientation and teaches students to navigate San Joaquin Delta College. The program seeks to serve students holistically by providing opportunities for academic and personal development while introducing participants to university transfer information. Students must have fewer than 12 college units completed, and should complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).
The Student Success Academy (SSA) is a
semester long learning community for first time EOPS eligible college students
with fewer than twelve units completed. SSA offers a personalized, educationally
supportive learning experience which nurtures the skills, strategies, attitudes,
and behaviors that enhance student success.
*Please speak with EOPS staff about unit exceptions.