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Extended Opportunity Program & Services (EOPS/CARE/CAFYES)

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Our offices are now located in the Student Services Building, 3rd floor.

With the educational experience you receive at LACC and the assistance from the EOPS/CARE program, anything is possible.

Thank you for considering Los Angeles City College as an option for meeting your educational needs.

The EOPS/CARE program here at Los Angeles City College has a long history of assisting thousands of students to achieve their educational and career goals. The graduates from Los Angeles City College and the EOPS/CARE program have had great training and experiences, which have enabled them to take on leadership roles within the community and become outstanding and valuable contributors to the community. With the educational experience you receive at Los Angeles City College and the assistance from the EOPS/CARE program anything is possible.

The EOPS program is designed to encourage and support students to be successful. Along with supporting students, the program has participation requirements that need to be met in order for students to continue their EOPS services. In exchange for your commitment, EOPS will make available to you a number of support services such as priority registration, professional counseling, individualized & in-class tutoring and textbook assistance and much more.

Again, the faculty and staff at Los Angeles City College and the EOPS/CARE program are delighted that you have chosen to pursue your education and encourage you to take advantage of the EOPS/CARE program services to reach your goals.

Program Description

EOPS/CARE is a state-funded retention and support program designed to facilitate the success of the financially and educationally disadvantaged student. Services provided by EOPS include registration assistance, priority registration, EOPS mandatory orientations, academic counseling, book services, individualized & in-class tutoring, textbook assistance, transfer information, and much more.

The CARE program is an extension of EOPS for single parents/heads of household receiving CalWORKS/TANF who have at least one child under the age of 14. The services provided are: transportation passes/parking permits, books, supplies, and meal tickets.

Along with supporting students, the program has participation requirements that need to be met in order for students to continue their EOPS/CARE services.

Please also see specific description and information on the CAFYES program.

Mission Statement

The mission of EOPS is to assist students challenged by language, economic, and educational disadvantages. The program provides services to facilitate the successful completion of their academic goals.

Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029

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Phone: 323.953.4000

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Emergency: 323.953.2911