Educational Opportunity Program Grant (EOP)


The Expected Family Contribution (EFC) for this award must be $5,000 or less


Students who are auditing classes or taking classes for "no credit" are not eligible for any financial aid towards those registration fees.

The Educational Opportunity Program at California State University campuses provides grants, counseling and tutorial services to low-income and educationally disadvantaged undergraduate students.

Eligibility requirements

  • Acceptance by the Education Opportunity Program.
  • Must be enrolled in at least 6 units
  • Maximum eligibility of 10 semesters.

Grant amount

  • Full-time enrollment (12 units): $1,400/AY, $700/semester
  • 3/4 time enrollment (9-11 units): $1,050/AY, $525/semester
  • Half-time enrollment (6-8 units): $700/AY, $350/semester