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Educational Opportunity Program

Client Groups

The Educational Opportunity Program uses several models to assign your advisor while you are student at Chico State.  

All transfer and continuing students will meet with a EOP advisor based on their major. Listed below are advisor assignments by major. Advisor drop-in hours, zoom links, and how to make an appointment with an advisor.

All second-year students are invited to participate in the Second-Year Success program and meet with an intern advisor. Second-year students with a 2.5 GPA or lower are required to participate. Intern advisor drop-in and scheduled hours, zoom links and how to make an appointment.

First-year freshmen are assigned to a paraprofessional advisor and meet with their parapro on a regular basis during their first-year as an EOP student. Paraprofessional advisor scheduled hours and how to make an appointment.

EOP Advisors

Victoria Bass

  • College of Business

Teresa Hernandez

  • College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (Anthropology, Economics, Geography, International Relations, Child Development, and Psychology)
  • College of Communication and Education

Alvina Vue

  • College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (Health Science, Social Work, Sociology, and Social Science)
  • College of Natural Sciences

Joshuah Whittinghill

  • College of Agriculture
  • College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (Criminal Justice, Political Science, Public Administration, and Multicultural and Gender Studies)
  • College of Humanities and Fine Arts

Xia "Billy" Lo

  • College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Construction Management
  • Undeclared students
  • Fall 2019 first-time freshmen

Advisor drop-in hours, zoom links, and how to make an appointment with an advisor.

Intern Advisors

Second-year students are able to meet with an intern advisor whenever they might need assistance with academic or personal difficulties.

All other students can schedule an appointment with an intern advisor or your EOP advisor.

Intern advisor drop-in and scheduled hours, zoom links, and how to make an appointment with an intern advisor.

Paraprofessional Advisors

First-year freshmen are assigned to a paraprofessional advisor and meet with their parapro on a regular basis during their first-year as an EOP student.

Paraprofessional advisor scheduled hours and how to schedule an appointment with a paraprofessional advisor.