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EOPS PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Must Meet All:
  • Be a California resident (1 year minimum)
  • Qualify for Board of Governors Enrollment Fee Waiver (BOG A or B)
  • Qualify for Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Full-time enrollment - 12 units minimum
  • Must have less than 70 degree units from all colleges attended (copies of transcripts are required)
  • Be in good standing with College of the Desert
And Meet One of the Following Criteria:
  • Have COD assessment scores indicating that you do not qualify for English 1A or Math 40
  • Have not earned a high school diploma or GED
  • Graduated from high school with less then a 2.5 grade point average
  • Previously enrolled in remedial course work in high school or college
  • Other program specific criteria