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When do I apply for Sacramento State and EOP?

October 1st through November 30th. You must apply for admission to Sacramento State before applying to EOP.

How do I apply to EOP?

First you must apply for admission to Sacramento State, and then apply to EOP!

Complete the EOP section in the admissions application (section 11) & submit your online Sacramento State Admissions Application at www.csumentor.edu Once you submit your Admissions application CSU Mentor will automatically determine your eligibility and send you an immediate response to ask if you wish to begin the EOP application, if you indicate that you are ready to begin, you will automatically receive access to an EOP Application. All information is completed on-line.

Note: Recommendation letters will be required by January 15th.

When do I receive notice of admission to EOP?

You will receive an EOP admission notification between March 1st – April 1st

Can students from any community college apply to EOP at CSUS?

Yes, however; Priority EOP Admissions review will be given to Sacramento State local service area applications.

Can I apply to EOP for the spring semester?

No. EOP only accepts applicants in the fall.

When do I submit my Recommendation Forms?

January 15th, 2014.

Who completes the Recommendation Forms?

Any community college counselor, EOPS Counselor, or by other faculty member. We will also accept the forms from an employer or Pastor

What services does EOP offer transfer students?

  • Academic Advising
  • General Counseling
  • Faculty Mentoring Services
  • Tutoring
  • Career Workshops and Services
  • Community Building Activities and Services
  • Computer Lab
  • Learning Community
  • EOP Grant – Limited amount of funds, not all applicants will receive these funds