Welcome to EOPS/CARE

Welcome to Berkeley City College’s EOPS/CARE Program!
Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) is a state funded program designed to provide support services to low income and academically disadvantaged students to be successful in college.EOPS provides eligible students with support services including program orientation, early registration,  academic counseling, career guidance, academic progress monitoring, tutoring, peer advocacy, book grants, transfer assistance, and special cultural awareness activities.
EOPS/CARE is no longer accepting new student applications for Spring 2024. We will begin accepting new student applications for Fall 2024 beginning July 1st, 2024.

EOPS Services
EOPS Eligibility
For information about how EOPS can help you succeed in college, contact the EOPS Office at (510) 981-2819, or come to the 3rd Floor of Berkeley City College, 2050 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704, in downtown Berkeley, a half block from the Downtown Berkeley BART Station.
Cooperative Agencies & Resources for Education (CARE) is a supplemental education support program for EOPS students designed to help single head of household parents who are receiving public assistance (Cash Aid/CalWORKs) achieve academic and personal success. CARE provides assistance with childcare and transportation costs, books and supplies, workshops designed for student parents and a parent support group.