Frequently Asked Questions
How do I qualify for the EOPS program?
You may be eligible for the EOPS program if you:
* Qualify for a Board of Governors Fee Waiver tlype A or B as determined
by the Financial Aid Office
* Are enrolled
full-time (12 units each semester)
* Have not completed more than 48 degree
An meet one of the following criteria:
* Have not earned a high school diploma nor
* High school GPA below 2.5
* Have taken Chaffey College assessment test
and scored into foundational courses:
ENG 675, 575,
MATH 510, 520,
* Have completed 500 series English or Math
at Chaffey College or the equivalent at another college before Fall 2009
* Have completed English 450 or Math 410 at
Chaffey College or the equivalent at another college as of Fall 2009 or
* Have completed remedial course work or
English as a Second Language (ESL) classes in high school and/or college
* Be an emancipated foster youth
Can AB540 students apply for the EOPS
Effective January 1st, 2013, AB540 students will be
eligible for a Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGG). For more
I use my EOPS Book Service at Barnes and Noble?
No. EOPS Book Service can only be used through the Chaffey
College Bookstore or any one of its three off campus site stores.
Can I buy books for
my little brother, my sister, my mom and dad, my best
friend, or my classmates?
No. The EOPS Benefits Policy states that EOPS Benefits:
including Book Service, Parking Permits, and Bus Pass
Vouchers, can only be used by the EOPS eligible student,
and not by or for any other student.
will happen to me if I break the EOPS Benefits Policy?
Those who violate the EOPS Benefits Policy will be permanently dismissed from
What do I do with the text books that
I purchased using my EOPS Book Service?
Once you have
purchased the textbooks, and you have completed your coursework for the
Class, the textbooks are yours to keep. Also, you can help students
achieve their educational goals by DONATING your used books to the EOPS
program! You will be recognized for your volunteer action, participating
students will be entered to a raffle for the opportunity to win a
Chaffey College bookstore gift card, and every used book donated will
have your name stamped as a sign of your generosity for other students
How do I get my books?
You will be issued a voucher for a specified amount that is redeemable at the
Can I buy books for future semesters?
No. Book Services are available ONLY for the semester in which you are registered