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Educational Opportunity Program

Educational Opportunity Program

Temporary Virtual Services

The physical office for the Educational Opportunity Program and the computer lab is closed for the fall 2020 semester. However, most services are still available via phone or online.

Need advising, but not sure who to meet with? Client Group Listings

To meet with an advisor during drop in hours or schedule an appointment.

To meet with an intern during virtual drop in hours or schedule an appointment.

To schedule an appointment with a paraprofessional.

EOP advisors now have the capability to answer your calls directly. If we are in an appointment, you may leave a voicemail message and your call will be returned. Advisor phone numbers.

EOP Virtual Services FAQs

EOP admissions questions - Email or call 530-898-4028 to leave a message. Please be sure to share your name, student ID and phone number. You will be invited to a Zoom appointment or contacted by phone. 

Email the EOP office at

The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is designed to improve the access and retention of low-income and first-generation college students at CSU, Chico.

EOP applicants must have the motivation to succeed and have the potential to perform satisfactorily at CSU, Chico, but may not have been previously able to realize their potential because of their economic or educational background. California residents and students who qualify for an AB540 nonresident tuition exemption are eligible to apply for the program.