Due to COVID-19, our office will be operating remotely until further notice. Business hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. For questions or to schedule an appointment with a NextUp counselor you can contact us via phone at 559.442.8231. Messages are checked regularly and forwarded to the appropriate staff member. You can also contact us via email at

NextUp is a component of the EOPS program that provides support services for current and/or former foster youth to assist them in achieving their educational goals.


Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm 



Phone: 559.442.8231
Fax: 559.499.6040
Location: ST-101 (Student Services Building #10)
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Fresno City College
Attn: EOPS NextUp
1101 E University Avenue
Fresno, CA 93741


Contact the EOPS office by phone to schedule an appointment with a NextUp staff member at 559.442.8231.


The program aims to serve as a resource for these students by providing the following services which include, but are not limited to:

  • Academic, career, and personal counseling
  • Textbook and supply grants
  • Tutoring and student success workshops
  • Food and transportation assistance
  • Referrals to a variety of community and campus resources

Apply Now!

Students can fill out the application by clicking on the link below.

NextUp Application


  • Meet the EOPS eligibility requirements (per NextUp guidelines)
  • Be enrolled in a minimum of nine (9) units upon acceptance into the program
  • Verification of current or former foster youth status (Ward of Court Letter)
  • Have had dependency established or continued by the court on or after 16th birthday
  • Must be no older than 25 years of age at the commencement of any academic year in which you participate in the program