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EOPS/CARE Eligibility

EOPS and CARE services are available students for 6 consecutive semesters or 70 total units, whichever comes first. 

 In order to be eligible for EOPS at Folsom Lake College, you must meet ALL of the following:

  • Be a California Resident
  • Enrolled in 12 semester units (certain exceptions apply)
  • Have completed no more than 70 total college units
  • Receive the Board of Governor's (BOG) Fee Waiver A, B or C (with EFC=0)

In addition, you must meet ONE of the following:

  • Placed in or have taken basic English, Math or ESL classes
  • High School or college GPA of 2.49 or below
  • Did not receive G.E.D. or pass high school equivalency exam
  • Being the first in your family to attend college

All CARE students must first be admitted into EOPS. Additionally, you must meet ALL of the following:

  • Be a single parent, head of household
  • Receiving TANF & CalWORKs aid from the county