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EOP&S is dedicated to supporting and encouraging you during your time at PCC. We offer a wide variety of services and benefits, all at no cost to you.

We are a state-funded program at Pasadena City College that provides educational and financial support services to students who have experienced economic and educational hardships.

Now Accepting Applications!

Join EOP&S, CARE, CAFYES, and/or STARS for the 2016-2017 Academic Year. Open to eligible PCC students!



Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) is a supplemental program to EOP&S for students who are receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and attending college full-time.

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The Pasadena City College STARS program supports the educational goals of current and former foster care students. Our goal is to empower and motivate individuals to reach their full potential. 

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The CAFYES program is a supplemental program to EOP&S and provides additional counseling and financial assistance to current and former foster youth. Eligible students receive extra “over and above” services.

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Classes for Foster Youth Caregivers 

Foster youth caregivers can find the training and licensing programs required for a earning and renewing your license to be a kinship provider.

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