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What is EOPS?

Care ProgramExtended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS) is a state-funded program for students who are financially and educationally disadvantaged. At Irvine Valley College, EOPS works to help students succeed by providing educational opportunities, encouragement, and support services. Reaching educational goals may seem difficult sometimes. The IVC EOPS staff are committed to assisting our students in realizing their potential.

How to Qualify

You are eligible for EOPS if you meet ALL of the following requirements:

  • You are a California resident or AB 540
  • You qualify for the Board of Governors Tuition Fee Waiver (A or B) through the Financial Aid Office
  • You are enrolled full-time (12 or more units)
  • You have completed less than 60 college units
  • You are educationally disadvantaged as determined by EOPS

AB 540 and DACA Resources

AB 540 and DACA resources are available at


T: 949-451-5243
F: 949-451-5306
Student Services Center, Room SSC 220

Department Hours

Mon:​   8 am - 7 pm ​
​Tue: ​  8 am - 7 pm ​
​Wed: ​  8 am - 7 pm ​
​Thu:   ​8 am - 7 pm ​
​Fri: ​  8 am - 5 pm ​