About Student Services and Special Programs
The primary goal of the staff in the Student Services and Special Programs Division is to ensure that all students have access to the college courses needed to achieve their educational objectives and the support to help them complete their goals.
The division oversees programs related to California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs),campus safety, child development/early childhood education, Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE), disabled students programs & services, Early Assessment Program, Extended Opportunity Programs & Services (EOPS), Foster and Kinship Care Education (FKCE), Foster Youth Success Initiative, health services, matriculation, mental health services, outreach, Puente Project, service learning, student equity, student financial assistance programs, Student Senate, textbook affordability, transfer and articulation, and veteran services.
assistant to the vice chancellor
dean: dean: DSPS, Health Services, Mental Health Services, Transfer/Articulation, Veterans Services
interim dean: EAP, Outreach, Student Success and Support Program
dean: CalWORKs, CARE, Child Development/Early Childhood Education, COTOP, EOPS, FKCE, Foster Youth Success Initiative, SFAP