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EOPS Office
Room A-300
Office Hours: Mon. - Thur. 8 am to 5 pm, Fri. 8 am to 1 pm
Phone: 619-660-4204
Fax: 619-660-4279


Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS)


Congratulations to our EOPS graduates! 61 students will obtain degrees or certificates and many will transfer to universities! We will be honoring our graduates on June 3 from 12-2 in the Student Center, room I-208. Vouchers for caps and gowns are available in the EOPS office. See EOPS counselor Nicole Keeley.

Newly admitted students should schedule their appointments with EOPS counselors for orientation as soon as possible!

EOPS Book Voucher Request forms for Summer 2015 can be submitted to the EOPS Office beginning May 1 until funds are gone. Forms are now available at the EOPS office or you can download the form online.

Make sure you finish your 2nd counseling appointment for Spring 2015 by July 3!

Let's welcome two new part-time EOPS counselors Kimi Rodriguez McSwain and Elizabeth Salinas! We are happy to add them to the EOPS family. And congratulations to counselors Michael Love and Nora Hinsley who have received positions at San Diego City College.

FALL 2015

We are accepting applications for Fall between June 15 and July 5. You can download and print out the application or pick one up in our office.

Fall book vouchers can be submitted between July 27 and August 23. 1st counseling appointments begin July 6!

EOPS Overview

EOPS counselors ease the transition into college for new, returning and re-entry students. The over and above support provided improves access to higher education.

EOPS is designed for the recruitment, orientation and retention of California residents who are economically and educationally disadvantaged.

EOPS provides cohort building events, the EOPS Student Club, and Work Experience (WEX110) as integral components to the success of EOPS students.

CARE Overview

Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education

CARE is designed for single parent students who participate in the EOPS program and receive CalWORKs/TANF assistance.

CARE provides child care grants for study time (as funding permits), success seminars, new and continuing student orientation and an annual CARE Food Pantry and holiday event.

UP! Overview

Unlimited Potential!

UP! is designed to assist students who have been in foster care or guardianships. This program is an intensive case management collaboration between EOPS and Financial Aid.

Borderless Spaces Overview

AB540 Students

Borderless Spaces is designed to assist AB540/Undocumented students who have filled out the Dream Act application. Services provided include counseling, book vouchers (as funding permits), homework station, new and continuing student orientation, and a safe space for all undocumented students.

Last Updated: 05/20/2015


Room A-300, in the
One-Stop Student Center.

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Office Hours

Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

8:30 am -1:00 pm

Contact Information

Phone: (619) 660-4204
Fax: (619) 660-4279

Mailing Address:
Cuyamaca College
900 Rancho San Diego Pkwy
El Cajon, CA 92019-4304

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EOPS Office
Room A-300
Office Hours: Mon. - Thur. 8 am to 5 pm, Fri. 8 am to 1 pm
Phone: 619-660-4204
Fax: 619-660-4279

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