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UCLA’s Early Academic Outreach Program
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“High School College Conference”
March 8, 2014
Early Academic Outreach Program
EAOP’s Goals
Since 1975, EAOP has continuously worked to increase access to higher education
for California’s educationally disadvantaged students. We have served as UCLA’s
program for college preparedness to middle school and high school students in the
greater Los Angeles area.
We provide FOUR KEY services:
Academic Advising
College Knowledge
Exam Preparation
Academic Enrichment
Early Academic Outreach Program
Early Academic Outreach Program
Academic Enrichment Programs
Math and Science Academy May 10
For 9th-11th grade EAOP students
Students build math and science skills while
learning about various career opportunities
that are available through math and science
degrees.
Parent Ambassador Aug. 9 & 10
For parents
Summer residential program where
parents are trained by EAOP staff on
college prep information. The goal is to
have parents become education advocates
and provide college information to their
community.
For more information email:
[email protected]
Early Academic Outreach Program
Academic Prep Boot Camp July 18-20
For rising 10th/11th grade EAOP students
Summer residential program that builds
student’s academic foundation through
rigorous writing classes and creative handson experiences/activities.
College Application Boot Camp June 28-29
For rising 12th grade EAOP students
An intensive commuter program where students
participate in a college application, financial aid
application, and personal statement workshop.
Early Academic Outreach Program
Our
Team
Director
Debra Pounds
Assistant Director
Hugo Cristales
Assistant Director
Justyn Patterson
Assistant Director
Maria Wilcox
Site Coordinators
Ernesto Flores
Ebreon Farris
Maricela Saavedra
Cynthia Macias
Site Coordinators
Britanny Lewis
Darlene Neal
Site Coordinators
Cesar Perez
Wendy Quinonez
Sajae Davison
Bruin Advisors
Bruin Advisors
Early Academic Outreach Program
Bruin Advisors
Early Academic Outreach Program
Selecting Students
Student Selection Criteria
>Demonstrate academic potential
>1st generation college student
>Family Income
>Attending a school with limited college prep curriculum
>Reside in a community with low college going rates
>Attending a school with below average SAT/ACT exam scores
>Teacher/counselor recommendations
To stay in EAOP students must:
>Maintain at least a 2.4 GPA or in the process of achieving a 2.4 GPA
>Attend EAOP meetings at school sites
>Attend EAOP events at UCLA
>Visit the Site Coordinator at their school on a regular basis
Early Academic Outreach Program
Early Academic Outreach Program
ACTIVE EAOP students graduate with more college OPTIONS!
Based on a 2013 Senior Survey (2,626 EAOP students):
• 81% of program participants completed and passed their “A-G” courses
• 74% of program participants completed their “A-G” coursed AND
registered/took the ACT or SAT exam
• 80% of program participants applied, were accepted, AND enrolled in
postsecondary institutions upon high school graduation
We Train Students to WIN!
Early Academic Outreach Program
Early Academic Outreach Program
EAOP Parent/Student Responsibilities
PARENTS
>Attend parent meetings
>Keep track of student’s
extracurricular activities
>Communicate with counselor
and EAOP on student progress
>Encourage child to participate in
EAOP programs (ie. Saturday
Academies, summer boot
camps, and school workshops)
Early Academic Outreach Program
STUDENTS
>Attend EAOP events
>Frequently visit us at your
school’s college office
>Take all UC required entrance
exams and maintain at least a
3.0 GPA.
>Get involved in extra-curricular
activities that interest you
>Communicate with your high
school College Counselor for
additional information.
WHY GO TO COLLEGE?
Degrees
Doctorate/Professional Degree 3 yrs+
Masters Degree 2 yrs+
Bachelors Degree 4 yrs
Associate Degree 2 yrs
High School Diploma 4 yrs
Early Academic Outreach Program
WHY GO TO COLLEGE?
Attending college is an INVESTMENT. Higher Education is one of the BEST decisions a
person can make.
Unemployment Rate (%)
2.1
2.5
3.5
4.5
6.2
8.3
12.4
Earnings Per Year
$90,220
Professional
$84,448
Doctorate
Masters
$67,600
Bachelors
$55,432
Associate
$40,820
HS Diploma
No HS
$33,904
$24,492
US Department of Labor Statistics 2012
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California Master Plan
California Community College (CCC)
100% - cccapply.org
California State University (CSU)
33% - calstate.edu
University of California (UC)
12.5% - universityofcalifornia.edu
Private Colleges & Universities
aiccu.edu
Early Academic Outreach Program
Pathways to Higher Education
OPTION #1
HIGH SCHOOL
Early Academic Outreach Program
Pathways to Higher Education
OPTION #2
HIGH SCHOOL
Early Academic Outreach Program
California Community College
112 schools statewide
2 year institutions
Degrees/Services
- Technical or Vocational
Certificates
- Associate Degrees (A.A./A.S.)
- Transfer to a 4-year university
- Concurrent Enrollment
Early Academic Outreach Program
Requirements
- 18 years or older
- If under 18:
 High School Diploma or
 High School equivalent
(GED)
California State University
23 schools statewide
4 year institutions
Degrees:
- Bachelors (B.A./B.S.)
- Masters
- Teaching Credentials
- Some offer Doctorates through
joint programs with the UCs
Application: csumentor.edu
October 1- November 30th
Early Academic Outreach Program
Requirements
- High School diploma
- GPA: 2.0 
- A-G Requirements
- SAT or ACT Exam
Admission Notices & Financial
Aid Award Letters: As early as
January
Statement of Intent to Register
(SIR): MAY 1st
University of California
10 schools statewide
9 campuses opened to
undergrads and transfers
4 year institutions
Degrees:
- Bachelors (B.A./B.S.)
- Masters
- Doctorates/Professional
Application:
universityofcalifornia.edu/apply
November 1- November 30th
Early Academic Outreach Program
Requirements
- High School Diploma
- GPA: 3.0 
- A-G Requirements
- SAT or ACT w/writing
- Honors & Awards
- Extracurricular
Activities/Community Service
- Personal Statement
- 2 Subject Tests (Recommended)
Admission Notices & Financial
Aid Award Letters: March/April
Statement of Intent to Register
(SIR): MAY 1st
Private/Independent
70+ schools statewide
2 year & 4 year programs
Degrees:
- Associate (A.A./A.S.)
- Bachelors (B.A./B.S.)
- Masters
- Doctorates/Professional
Application:
Commonapp.org,
aiccu.edu
Requirements
- High School diploma
- GPA: varies 2.5
- A-G Requirements
- SAT or ACT and may require
2 Subject Tests
- Most schools have
requirements
very similar to that of the UC
system
Admission Notices & Financial
Aid Award Letters: Varies
Statement of Intent to Register
(SIR): MAY 1st
Early Academic Outreach Program
“For-Profit” Colleges = Beware
DANGERS of “For-Profit” Colleges
> Most are NOT accredited colleges/universities
> ”Degrees” earned are often worthless to employers
> Classes taken at these colleges don’t transfer over to the Four Systems of
Higher Education
> Students accrue an incredible amount of DEBT!!
http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=6838088n
Early Academic Outreach Program
Eligibility Requirements
A-G Requirements
A
History/Social Science
2 years
B
English
4 years
C
Mathematics
3 years+
D
Laboratory Science
2 years+
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E
Language Other Than
English 2 years+
F
Visual/Performing Art
1 year
G
College Prep Elective
1 year
Eligibility Requirements
High School Courses
High School Courses
Advanced Placement
(AP)
College Level
(CL)
Honors (HL)
Regular
Any identified H/AP/CL courses taken
between 10th-12th grade receive 1+ GPA
point when passed with a grade of “C”↑
AP/CL
HL
Regular
Early Academic Outreach Program
Eligibility Requirements
College Prep Grade Point Average (GPA)
GPA is determined by grades earned in A-G classes taken in the last 3 years of high
school (10th-12th grade):
9 SS
10 SS 11
SS
12
College Prep GPA
ONLY courses which fall under the A-G requirements are taken into consideration by
colleges and universities when calculating the GPA.
Some High School Graduation Requirements are NOT considered A-G
courses such as:
> Physical Education
> Computer/Typing
> Service
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> Health
> Woodshop
> Leadership
Eligibility Requirements
Calculate GPA
Grade
Regular
H/AP/CL
A
4
5
B
3
4
C
2
3
Example #1
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Class
Grade
English
A= 4
Geometry
B= 3
Biology
D= 1
Drawing
A= 4
World History C=2
PE
A=4
Total:: 14/5 classes
GPA: 2.8
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D
1
1
F
0
0
Example #2
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Class
Grade
AP English
A= 5
Geometry
B= 3
AP Biology
D= 1
Drawing
A= 4
AP World History C=3
PE
A=4
Total: 16/5 classes
GPA: 3.2
Eligibility Requirements
Entrance Exams
Exam
SAT
ACT w/writing
Subject Test
Length
3 hours
3 ½ hours
1 hour
Areas
Reading, Writing, Math
English, Reading,
Math, Science, +
Writing Section
Subject areas:
literature, history,
math, science,
languages
Scoring
2400
36
800
Cost
$51
$52.50
$24.50 (basic fee) +
$13 (each subject
exam)
$24 (language with
listening)
Register
Collegeboard.com
Actstudent.org
Collegeboard.com
FEE Waiver: 2 FREE SAT Exam, 2 FREE ACT Exams, & 2 FREE Subject Tests
Early Academic Outreach Program
Eligibility Requirements
Personal Achievements
“Well Rounded Student”: universities want students who are active and successful
both inside and outside the classroom!
Honors/Awards:
•Essay , Speech, or Art contest
•Sports/Recreation recognitions (MVP,
Captain, championship, etc)
•Academic recognitions (Science Fair,
honor roll, etc)
• Exam Scholarship recognition
(PSAT/STAR/AP)
Extracurricular
Activities/Community Service:
• Clubs, Sport, organizations
•Volunteering
•Tutor
•Internships
•Musical theater or artistic performances
•Participation in summer programs (COSMOS,
EAOP, CYLP, etc.)
Leadership and Initiative:
• Length of involvement in Extracurricular Activities/Community Service
•Progression of leadership role in clubs/organizations
•Leadership roles- team captain, editor newspaper/yearbook, leadership presidents, etc
•Work experience
Early Academic Outreach Program
HOW DO I PAY
FOR COLLEGE?
Financial Aid
Cost of Attendance (COA)
COST OF ATTENDANCE INCLUDES:
> Tuition
> Housing
> Health Insurance
> Room and Board
> Transportation
> Personal Expenses
COA varies across institutions of Higher Education:
*Prices subject to change
*Tuition/Fees
*COA
Community College
$1,218
$11, 721
Cal State University
$7,002
$23, 222
University of California
$12,692
$32,415
Private Colleges/Universities
$45,602
$62,245
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Financial Aid
Financial Need/Financial Aid
How to determine Financial Need:
Cost of Attendance (COA) – Expected Family Contribution (EFC)
= Financial Need (Financial Aid eligibility)
Types of Financial Aid a student may be eligible for :
> Grants
> Scholarships
> Work-study
> Loans
Early Academic Outreach Program
GRANTS
FREE money from the university and/or the state and federal
government
There are many different types of grants. These are the most common:
Federal Grants
State Grants
Pell Grant:
$400-$5,645 X 5 years
Cal Grant A: min 3.0 GPA and financial need
max $12,192 X 4 years
Federal Supplemental
Educational Opportunity Grant
(FSEOG):
$100-$400
Cal Grant B: min 2.0 GPA and financial need
max $1,473 (1st year) and
$1,473 + Tuition X 3 years
Federal Teach Grant:
$4,000/year
Cal Grant C: based on financial need
max $3,009
Early Academic Outreach Program
SCHOLARSHIPS
FREE money from organizations/companies, individuals, & university
There are all types of scholarships with different eligibility requirements. Most
scholarhsips are based on the following:





GPA
Talents and abilities
Academic/Career Interests
Extracurricular Activities
Community Service
WARNING be careful with fraudulant scholarships! As a general rule: If you must pay to
get free money, it may be a scam!
Warning Signs:
“Guaranteed Winnings”
“Free Seminars”
1-900 numbers
Ask for Credit
Cards/checks
Early Academic Outreach Program
WORK-STUDY
Part time job. Amount granted depends on financial need
 Most jobs are on campus
 Flexible work hours
 Granted up to $5,000
 Salary is subsidized by the government
 Easier to find a job
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LOANS
Money borrowed and must be paid back with interest.
 Subsidized Stafford Loan: no interest or monthly payments until 6 months after
graduation
 Unsubsidized Stafford Loan: interest begins to accumulate when loan is dispersed.
Monthly payments begin after graduation.
 PLUS Loans: Loans for parents to help pay for their child’s college education.
 Private Loans : Private loans have higher and variable interest rates. They have
no grace period and no opportunity to have loans pardoned.
Early Academic Outreach Program
Financial Aid Applications
Application
Free Application for
Federal Student Aid
(FAFSA)
Type of Aid
Grants, Scholarships,
Work-study, Loans
Cal Grants
Institutional Aid
(Private Schools)
Deadline
January 1-March 2
March 2
Varies by institution
March 2
Registration
Fafsa.ed.gov
Csac.ca.gov
Collegeboard.org
Csac.ca.gov
$0
$25
(Fee Waivers
available)
$0
Cost
$0
GPA
Verification
Form
CSS Profile
Dream Act
Application
Cal Grant
(ONLY for AB540
students)
Early Academic Outreach Program
AB-540 Students
AB-540 students qualify for in-state tuition if they:
Have attended a CA high school for at least 3 years (6 semesters)
Graduate with a Diploma or GED
Enroll in a college
Submit AB-540 Affidavit with college
Difference in Tuition Cost:
California Community College
$1,218 (in state)
$4,940 (out of state)
California State University (CSU)
$7,002 (in state)
$ 15,263(out of state)
University of California (UC)
$12,692 (in state)
$ 35,570 (out of state)
Early Academic Outreach Program
AB-540 Students
AB-130
AB-131
Signed into law July 25, 2011,
authorizes AB540 students to apply to
privately funded scholarships given
out by a California public
college/university.
Effective January 1, 2012
Signed into law October 8, 2011,
authorizes AB540 students to apply for
Board of Governor’s Fee Waiver and Cal
Grants
Effective January 1, 2013
REQUIREMENTS :
REQUIREMENTS :
1. Be classified as AB-540
1. Be classified as AB540
2. Meet scholarship requirements
2. GPA and income requirements as
decided by the California Aid Commission
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AB-540 Students
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
On June 15, 2012, President Obama announced that undocumented immigrants who entered
the US before the age of 16 may be eligible for “Deferred Action”. If granted, they will NOT be
deported and qualify for a work permit renewable every 2 years.
To be eligible you must show that you:
>Came to the US before the age of 16
>Have continuously resided in the US since
June 15,2007-Present
>Were under the age of 31 as of June 15,
2012
>Entered w/o inspection before June 15, 2012
or lawful immigration status expired as of
June 15, 2012
>Have not been convicted of a felony, significant
misdemeanor, or 3 misdemeanors, and do not
otherwise pose a threat to national security or
public safety
>Were physically present in the US on June 15,
2012, & at the time of making your request for
consideration of deferred action with USCIS
>Are currently in school, have your HS Diploma or
GED or you are an honorably discharged veteran
of the Coast Guard or Armed Forces of the US
For more information please visit lacashforcollege.org/resources.html under
Dream Act Update
Early Academic Outreach Program
AB-540 Students
AB-540 Financial Aid Strategies
 SCHOLARSHIPS!
 Save money by living at home
 Find sponsors
 Concurrent Enrollment
 Speak with a financial aid officer
Early Academic Outreach Program
Questions?
THANK YOU!
Please visit our website for more information:
www.eaop.ucla.edu
Campus Activities
2:15-3:15pm
Campus Tour (meet at the BEAR)
Put on your walking shoes and explore the UCLA campus with
your very own Bruin Advisor tour guide! Our Bruin Advisors
will guide you through the Murphy Sculpture Garden, take
you to see the famous Janss Steps, the Inverted Fountain
(aka Toilet Bowl), and tell you about our legends/superstitions!
2:15-3:15pm
Student Panel (Meet in front of Kerckhoff Hall)
Learn what it’s like to be a college student! Our
undergraduates will be opening up about college life,
financial aid, living on campus, their road to college, their
future plans, and much more!

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