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How to Apply

​​​​Please CAREFULLY read ALL information below

Qualifications to be in the EOPS program: 


Step 1:
If you have not applied to Santiago Canyon College (SCC), submit an SCC admissions application:
SCC's application.

Step 2:
Complete the assessment or placement testing in English, Reading and Math. To schedule a testing appointment contact SCC’s Testing Center at (714) 628-4985 or sign up to determine the next available testing date and schedule an appointment, click here.

Step 3: Complete  California College Promise Grant Part B (formerly known as the BOG Fee Waiver)​​and if you qualify apply for FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) application at Income eligibility criteria for EOPS will be verified through the Santiago Canyon College Financial Aid Office. If you need help filling out the FAFSA call us at (714) 628-4915.

Step 4:
Once your enrolled full-time (12 units) and eligible for CCPG A or B you must submit the EOPS application. You will find the EOPS Application cover page and EOPS application​​ in the following links:     EOPS Application cover page.pdf    EOPS Application.pdf  or by stopping by the EOPS office​. Fill out the application, sign and date and submit it to the EOPS/CARE Office. 

Step 5:
Submit a copy of your college transcripts if you attended another college/university.

We will NOT process your application if you have NOT met the eligibility requirements.

If you become eligible, you will be notified by mail


Any questions about the process please contact us at (714) 628-4915 or visit the EOPS/CARE Office in E-108.​