Steps for Success
Summer College Readiness Program
Summer 2023 Schedule
JULY 10-AUG 4!
This 4-week hybrid* orientation provides a valuable introduction to college experience. Participants
- Learn all about EOPS and its benefits to you.
- Develop lifelong learning strategies and study skills.
- Work directly with a counselor to approach and solidify your academic goals.
- Meet other new students
If you are a first-time college student or have minimal college units and if you meet the EOPS Program Eligibility Criteria Requirements, this program is for you!
Let Us Know You're Interested!
The program includes sign up for two courses:
CNSL 275: Road to College Success: More than Just Books (1 unit)
Course will introduce EOPS/CARE students to various EOPS services, policies and requirements governing programs. Course encourages collaborative learning, educational attainment, promotes student retention, persistence, success. Topics included: financial aid/scholarship applications, identifying campus resources, budgeting and managing money, cultural identity and experiences, goal-setting, self-esteem, career options, managing time.
CNSL 5**: Introduction to College (1 unit)
Introduction to Foothill College academic policies, resources, programs and services; tools for career exploration, determination and decision making; choosing the right classes based on career/academic goals, the transfer process; study skills; time management and formulation of computer based educational plans.
PLUS: An additional College Course of your choice!
Under the guidance of the EOPS counselor, participants are highly encouraged to enroll in an appropriate course to further enrich the SCR experience.
*Courses will be held virtually and in-person. Participants will have access to a detailed schedule in the course syllabus.
**If you have previously completed CNSL 5 or SPED 8 you are exempt from taking CNSL 5.
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Student Services Building 8000, Room 8202, 2nd floor
Oct. 9– Dec. 15
Winter Recess Hours
Dec. 18 – Dec. 21
Jan. 2 – Jan. 5
Jan. 8 – Jan. 12
Jan. 16 – Jan. 19
Jan. 22 – Mar. 29
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