Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS)

 EOPS message collage: The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. Don't give up and don't lose hope!" We miss you.

EOPS offers personalized academic counseling and advising as well as financial assistance to qualified students.


Main Office 

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm
Counseling appointments are available in person, by phone, walk-ins, or by Zoom

Evening Counseling appointments can be accommodated 

EOPS Learning Center (ELC)--LI 134, Upstairs:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am-2:00 pm

EOPS Learning Center EXT: 8044

Online Tutoring is available call ELC for more information 


Counseling and Advising

  • Development of education plans
  • Personal counseling
  • Career planning and course selection
  • Progress monitoring and advisement and much more!

Financial Assistance

  • EOPS supplemental grant
  • Book Service
  • Emergency loans

Other Programs


Phone: 559.442.8231
Email: eops@fresnocitycollege.edu

Location: ST-101
(Student Services Building #10)
Campus Map

EOPS Appointment

Fresno City College
Attn: EOPS
1101 E University Avenue
Fresno, CA 93741

How do I apply?


The EOPS application will be open on June 10, 2024 and may close at any time if the program becomes full.


  • Be a resident of California or eligible for AB540 or DREAM Act
  • Awarded the California College Promise Grant (CCPG) A or B fee waiver (CCPG C with Expected Family Contribution of $0 also accepted) 
  • Financial Aid packaged through Fresno City College
  • Enrollment in at least 12 units for the semester in which you are applying--at least 3 units at FCC (waitlists do not count); Unit exceptions for verified DSPS students
  • Completed fewer than 45 college units in ALL college coursework including colleges outside of SCCCD. EOPS acceptance may be conditional until external transcripts have been evaluated
  • Meet one of the following EOPS educational factors:
    • Eligible to register in Math or English courses requiring a support class
    • Have not graduated from high school, or have not obtained the GED (documentation required)
    • Graduated from high school with a GPA below 2.50 on a 4.0 scale (documentation required)
    • Previously enrolled in remedial/developmental education (documentation required)
    • Be a first-generation college student (neither parent has received an Associate degree or higher)
    • Speaking a primary language other than English
    • Member of a group targeted by FCC's Student Equity Plan
    • Current or former foster youth (documentation required)


Our Staff

Dr. Kalisha Spomer

Interim Director of EOPS, CARE, and NextUp

Contact Kalisha

Sonia Lopez

EOPS Counselor

Contact Sonia

Sonny Silva

EOPS Counselor

Contact Sonny

Shoua Yang

EOPS Counselor

Contact Shoua

Susie Mosqueda

EOPS/CARE Counselor

Contact Susie

Curtis Combs


Contact Curtis

Veronica Salmeron-Sosa

NextUp Counselor/Coordinator

Contact Veronica

Angela Jones

NextUp Counselor

Contact Angela

Sarina Karr

EOPS Senior Program Specialist

Contact Sarina

Dr. Houa Yang

EOPS Senior Program Specialist

Contact Houa

Anthony Cunha

EOPS/NextUp Senior Program Specialist

Contact Anthony

Mark McNiff

EOPS Senior Program Specialist

Contact Mark

Laurie Nichols

Program Assistant, EOPS

Contact Laurie

Barbara Mendoza

Program Assistant, EOPS

Contact Barbara