EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs Application

EOPS Brochure

EOPS application submission for Fall 2017 begins Monday, May 1. 
EOPS applications for the Fall 2017 semester will be accepted in our office starting Monday, May 1, 2017. Applications will be processed on a rolling basis until the program is full. Since spots fill quickly, it is best to submit your application as soon as possible. For additional information about the application process and to download the EOPS application, please click here.

EOPS Steps to Success

If you are interested in enrolling in EOPS, please complete the following items before submitting an EOPS application. If you are having difficulties or need further assistance, please call or come by our office. (714-484-7368 and Cypress College Complex, room 201)

  • Step 1: Apply to Cypress College
    If you are a new incoming student to Cypress College, complete your Cypress College application at www.cypresscollege.edu.

  • Step 2: Assessment
    Complete your English and Math assessment tests. Bring the results to the EOPS office when turning in your application. For information on alternative methods to satisfy this requirement, please contact the Assessment Office at (714) 484- 7223.

  • Step 3: Apply for BOGW
    Apply for the Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW) by completing FAFSA for the 2015-2016 year. You can do this online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.

  • Step 4: Obtain Transcripts
    If applicable, obtain previous college transcripts from all colleges attended (may be unofficial).

  • Step 5*: EOPS Application
    Submit your completed EOPS application and supplemental documents (assessment results and unofficial transcripts) to the EOPS office as soon as possible. Applications are accepted until the program is full.

  • Step 6: EOPS Orientation
    Attend a scheduled EOPS orientation if your application is approved.

*Please contact the EOPS office for application submission dates.
EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs Application

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There is always someone available in financial aid to answer any questions that I may have pertaining to student loans.
-Anna Scott

Contact Information

Cypress College Complex,
2nd Floor

Office Hours:

Monday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Summer Office Hours:
Mon - Thur: 8a.m. - 6p.m.

Phone: 714-484-7368
Fax: 714-952-2753