EAOP regularly hosts a different events and workshops for program participants and their families throughout the year. Learn more about upcoming workshops and registration information below.
Senior Conference Pt. 1: UC Application
Seniors will receive assistance completing the enrollment application to the University of California (UC). An overview of the application and tips for writing Personal Insight Questions will be covered.
Saturday, October 15th, 2022
Senior Conference Pt. 2: College Applications
Seniors will receive assistance completing the enrollment application to various colleges such as the California State University and private and independent colleges via the Common Application. An overview of the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) will also be discussed.
Saturday, November 5th, 2022
Family Engagement Series: Financial Aid
This workshop is in collaboration with the UCR Financial Aid Office and will provide EAOP participants and their family members with important information regarding the Financial Aid process.
Tuesday, November 15th, 2022 & Thursday, November 17th, 2022
Family Engagement Series: Higher Education Admissions Process
This workshop is in collaboration with the UCR Undergraduate Admissions Office and will provide EAOP participants and their family members with important information regarding the benefits of a college education, college admission requirements, and the higher education admissions process.
Tuesday, November 29th, 2022 & Thursday, December 1st, 2022
EAOP Campus Highlights provides opportunities for participants to learn more about academic programs, student organizations, and campus resources available to students in college. Previous highlights include: UCR School of Medicine, UCR School of Education, Greek Life, UCR School of Engineering
Tuesday, January 31st, 2023 - Undocumented Student Programs
Tuesday, February 21st, 2023 - Education Abroad
Tuesday, April 4th, 2023 - CHASS F1RST Year
Regional Campus Tours
Regional campus visits offer students a first-hand look at college life at nearby universities and colleges in Southern California. Tours consists of presentations from undergraduate admissions staff and university students. During the tours, students learn campus histories, enrollment sizes, what campuses offer including any academic specializations, and campus personalities.
Saturday, February 11th, 2023 - UC Riverside
Tuesday, March, 21st, 2023 - UC Irvine
EAOP Community Spotlights provide opportunities for parents, participants and family members to learn more about state-wide, community-based, and other local agencies that offer resources and services to families planning and preparing for higher education.
Tuesday, March 7th, 2023 - CalKids Program
Tuesday, March 23rd, 2023 - Hope Collaborative
New Participant & Parent Orientation
Newly enrolled EAOP participants and their parents/guardians attend orientation to learn more about EAOP services and resources, meet program staff, discuss participant expectations, and have the opportunity to meet participants from different regions.
Saturday, April 29th, 2023
Northern California Campus Tour
Rising juniors are provided the opportunity to take see several Northern California UC and Cal State college campuses during this . This 3-day, overnight experience includes travel to the Bay Area, the State Capitol, and the California coastline.
Campuses: UC Santa Cruz, UC Merced, UC Berkeley, CSU Sacramento
Program availability dependent upon department funding.
A three-day, residential program that prepares "rising"-seniors with the tools and resources necessary to successfully navigate the fall college application process. Participants attend presentations covering admission requirements to UC, CSU, and independent universities and information about financial aid, receive feedback on their personal insight questions, and engage in mentor-led discussions and activities to increase their understanding of college opportunities.
College Prep Academy
Participants have the opportunity to enroll in a wide selection of university-level lower division courses and earn course credit on an official University of California transcript. Participations helps students anticipate what a full-time enrollment at a postsecondary institution of higher learning will be like.