What Are the EOP Eligibility Requirements?
Only low-income and educationally disadvantaged undergraduate students who need admission
assistance and support services to succeed in college are admitted to EOP. Applicants
- Demonstrate on the EOP application academic potential and motivation
- Demonstrate on the EOP application and CSU admission documents
a need for EOP services
- Be a California state resident
- Meet EOP income criteria
Links to more information on eligibility:
First Time Freshman
EOP INCOME CRITERIA
An EOP applicant must fall into one of the following income categories to be eligible for
EOP. Applicants whose total family income exceeds the relevant threshold may still
be considered. If you are within 20% you are encouraged to apply.
These guidelines are not intended to exclude disadvantaged students but to identify and
give priority to those most financially needy.