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How to Apply

Due to changes in state regulations, there may be revisions in the application process.  Please check this page regularly for updates.

NEW STUDENTS (never attended De Anza):

  1. Apply for De Anza admission as early as possible.
  2. Declare a major on your application (not "undecided".)
  3. Select a goal of transfer, degree or certificate.
  4. Take the De Anza Math and English or ESL placement tests.
  5. Complete orientation.
  6. Officially choose your classes (you'll learn how at the orientation.) This is your educational plan for fall.
  7. Check the eligibility requirements for EOPS.
  8. If you feel that you may be eligible, download and complete the following forms and submit in person to EOPS during the application period:

CONTINUING STUDENTS (currently enrolled at De Anza):


IMPORTANT!!  Please read the information above and complete all the steps before submitting the EOPS application.


EOPS/CARE Application Filing Period

for Fall Quarter, 2014


2014 High School Grads only:  May 12 - July 17


De Anza Students & Others:  June 16 - July 17


Hours: 9:00-11:00 a.m. & 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Hours on July 17:  9:00-11:00 a.m.

Campus closed on July 4 and on Fridays from July 11 to August 29.


Applications and support documents must be submitted in person no later than 11:00 a.m. on July 17.


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Location: Campus Center, Lower Level

Phone: 408.864.8950

Fax: 408.864.5457


Last Updated: 8/5/14