EOPS & CARE at College of San Mateo - Qualifications
EOPS & CARE
Qualifications

To qualify for EOPS/CARE, students must meet income and educational guidelines established by the State of California.

For EOPS, the student must:
  1. be registered full-time (12 units); limited exemptions for evening students enrolled in 9 units, and students with a verified disability
  2. be eligible for the California College Promise Grant (CCPG) formerly Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGFW) A or B (Financial Aid Office at CSM)
  3. have completed fewer than 70 degree applicable units and
  4. have placed into a basic skills math or English course or have previously enrolled in a basic skills math or English course, or meet one of the alternative educational criteria identified by the EOPS program
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For CARE, the student must:
  1. Must be in the EOPS program
  2. At least 18 years old
  3. Be a current recipient of CalWORKs/TANF/Tribal TANF cash aid for themselves or dependent child
  4. CalWORKs/TANF/Tribal TANF single head of household status
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