To be EOPS eligible, students must:

  • Be a California resident;
  • Qualify for a Board of Governors Fee Waiver (A or B);
  • Be enrolled as a full-time student (12 units) at West Hills College;
  • Not have completed 70 units of degree applicable course work;
  • Be educationally disadvantaged as determined by EOPS designee or director.

To be CARE eligible, students must be:

  • EOPS eligible;
  • At least 18 years of age;
  • Single-parent head of household;
  • A current recipient of CalWORKs/TANF;
  • A parent of a child under 14 years of age at the time of acceptance.