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Staff Retreat

EOPS Staff during the Spring 2018 Retreat at Mission Trails Visitors Center. 


EOPS Announcements

Progress Reports

Progress Reports are now open! We will need everyone to submit the mandatory progress reports before scheduling the 2nd counselor contact. Progress Reports can be picked up inside our office, or are printable online (left-hand side).  These are due by April 13th!

2nd Contacts

You may begin scheduling a 2nd contact as of Monday, March 12th. These mandatory contacts wil review your progress in the classroom-so we will need your progress reports first! For those students who have Cs or better, you may complete these appointments with an EOPS Peer Advisor in mini-group sessions. 

EOPS Grants

Please review your WebAdvisor page for information on the EOPS Grant and disbursement date. Also, if you have yet to complete your file please visit the Financial Aid Office as soon as possible.

Graduation Deadline

The last day to apply for graduation was Friday, March 9th. Congratulations to all of our EOPS Graduates! Look out for a follow-up email in April regarding Cap & Gown information as well as our annual End of the Year Celebration!

PTK Membership

Phi Theta Kappa is an honors society in which members join via invitation only. For any EOPS student who was invited this semeter, please stop by our office with a copy of your PTK application and invitation letter. EOPS can help pay the required dues for a lifetime membership. This is an incredible honor and anyone invited is strongly encouraged to register!

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EOPS

EOPS (Extended Opportunity Programs and Services) is a 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 College.

CARE
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.
NextUp Foster Youth Services
NextUp is a new program to support foster youth who were in care for even one day from their 16th to 18th birthdays. Eligible students can receive book vouchers, gas cards, transit passes, a meal voucher for each day they’re on campus, extra counseling support, Target cards and more. 
CalWORKs
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).
New Horizons

New Horizons 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.

Last Updated: 03/16/2018
EOPS/CARE
(619) 644-7617

CalWORKs/
New Horizons
(619) 644-7552

Location:
Griffin Center,
Building 60, Room 125


 OFFICE HOURS:
Monday - Tuesday
:
8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday - Thursday:
8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:

8:00am - 1:00pm

*Please note our office will be closed on Monday, March 26th and Friday March 30th 

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