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Steps for Success

Summer College Readiness Program

  • 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


The 2021 Summer College Readiness program will be held virtually. Participation will include scheduled class meetings.


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.

* If you have previously completed CNSL 5 or SPED 8 you are exempt from taking CNSL 5. 

How to Sign Up

Contact Sarah Corrao at, . Or,  Stop by EOPS Student Connect, Live (Virtual Front Desk) on the EOPS home page.



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