Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS/CARE)

SWC  EOPS Logo Extended Opportunity Programs and Services is a state-funded, special assistance program for students who are socially, economically, and academically or language disadvantaged.

EOPS assists students with counseling, money for books, emergency loans, priority registration, unlimited tutoring, and specialized support workshops.



Cranium Cafe Chat

To connect with an EOPS staff member via Cranium Cafe Chat please click on the ENTER EOPS LOBBY button below.
Our staff is available Monday - Thursday from 8:00am - 6:30pm & Friday's from 8:00am - 3:00pm


EOPS Fall 2021 Applications

EOPS is accepting applications for Fall 2021; if you are interested in being part of EOPS, please apply by clicking the button below. Deadline to apply is September 3, 2021.

NOTE: If you are already part of EOPS in Spring 2021, you do not need to re-apply for Fall 2021.

 EOPS Application

EOPS Summer Experience Week

The EOPS Summer Experience Week is intended to help first-time college students (recent high school graduates and returning adult learners) navigate Southwestern College course catalog, campus resources, and more. This is a great opportunity for you to build connections with our staff, counselors, and peers.

Summer Date:  June 7-10, 2021

Event Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom (link will be provided once we determine your eligibility)

If you are interested, please complete the interest form below by click on this link: https://forms.gle/syRVfnXwAVqa15Lk6