Welcome to EOPS
The Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) is a state-funded program designed to provide financial assistance, support, and encouragement for eligible low-income students. To apply fill out the application below and return it to the EOPS office. Once your EOPS application has been processed the EOPS office will send an e-mail to your myHancock e-mail account notifying you of your eligibility status. Your application will not be processed until all required documents are received.
Scholarships 101 - Help applying for Scholarships Bldg A Room 403 Thursday February 28 from 8:30 am to 9:30 am.
Financial Aid Fridays in EOPS!
Help with completing your FAFSA and Dream Act applications!
Tutor Schedules Fall 2019
|Linsey(Math/Stats)||1 p.m. - 4 p.m.||9 a.m. - 12 p.m.|
|Angelica(Eng/ESL/Span)||9 a.m. - 2 p.m.||11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.|
|Daniel(Eng/Essays)||10 a.m. - 3 p.m.||11 a.m. - 4 p.m.|
- Book grants
- Cash grants
- Registration assistance
- Peer advising
- Career, academic, and personal counseling
- Annual social activities
- Network with four-year institutions
- Assistance with completing financial aid applications
Who qualifies for EOPS?
To qualify, a student must:
- Be a California resident
- Qualify for the Board of Governors’ Fee Waiver (BOG-FW A/B)
- Be enrolled full time (12 units or more)
- Have completed less than 70 units of college credit courses
- Be educationally disadvantaged as determined by the EOPS criteria
Criteria for determining eligibility for BOG-FW 2017-2018 is:
For each additional household member add: $6,240
Santa Maria Campus Staff
|Director, EOPS/CARE/NextUp & CalWORKs||Vacant|
|CARE/NextUp Coordinator||Alexandra Spiess|
|CalWORKs Coordinator||Edwin Hodges|
|EOPS Assistant||Veronica Reyes|
|EOPS/CalWORKS Office Services Technician||Nancy Uvias Alcantar|
|CARE/NextUp Office Services Technician||Fabian Mendoza|
|Part-time Counselor||Michelle Machado|
|Part-time Counselor||Beverly Garcia|
|Part-time Counselor||Cecelia Teniente|
|EOPS/CalWORKs Specialist (A-D)||Joe Adams|
|EOPS/CALWORKs Specialist (E-L)||Stacy Krelle|
|EOPS Specialist (M-Q)||Lilian Ojeda|
|EOPS/Care/NextUp Program Specialist (R-Z)||Tara Dove-Morales|
Lompoc Valley Center Staff
|EOPS Specialist/Counseling Assistant||Joanna Davis|
Santa Maria Department location: Bldg. A Room 201
Lompoc Valley Center location: Bldg. 1 Room 103
Santa Maria phone number 1-805-922-6966 ext. 3214
Lompoc Valley Center phone number (805)735-3366 ext. 5249, 5206, 5233
FAX number: (805) 922-2606
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, 8 a.m to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.