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Now Accepting New Students for EOPS/CARE/Guardian Scholars for Fall 2018!

Want counseling, tutoring and other services to help you succeed in college? The LAVC EOPS, CARE and Guardian Scholars/NextUp (foster youth) program is now accepting new students. The Fall 2018 application deadlines for EOPS has been extended to August 24, and for CARE and Guardian Scholars/NextUp is September 21.

Now Accepting New Students for EOPS/CARE/Guardian Scholars for Fall 2018!

The LAVC Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS), Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) and Guardian Scholars/NextUp (foster youth) programs are accepting new students for the Fall 2018 semester.

Students who meet certain criteria (see eligibility requirements) can apply to be a part of one of the following programs: 

  • EOPS (Extended Opportunity Programs and Services) is open to students who come from backgrounds who have historically experienced economic and educational challenges. The EOPS program assists eligible students who have historically experienced economic and educational challenges. To increase access, retention and goal completion, it provides the following "over and above" services: academic counseling, tutoring, textbook vouchers, workshops, priority registration, progress monitoring, and other services. The Fall 2018 EOPS application deadline has been extended to Friday, August 24. 

  • CARE (Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education) is open to EOPS students who are single parents. The CARE program supports the unique needs of EOPS students who are single parents by promoting self-sufficiency and academic success through tailored workshops, additional counseling, educational materials and financial assistance for child care related expenses. The Fall 2018 CARE application deadline is Friday, September 21. 

  • Guardian Scholars/NextUp is open to current and former foster youth attending Valley College. The Guardian Scholars program is a foster youth program that provides support for current and former foster youth attending Valley College. The Fall 2018 Guardian Scholars/NextUp application deadline is Friday, September 21. 

The EOPS, CARE, Guardian Scholars/NextUp application is available to be downloaded online. Applications must be turned by the above noted deadline in the EOPS Office on the second floor of the Student Services Center.

For more information, visit the LAVC EOPS Web pageLAVC CARE Web page, and LAVC Guardian Scholars/NextUp Web page

 




Posted by: LAVC PR Office on 8/12/2018 5:01:10 PM