OUR SERVICES

Orientation

Our orientations occur in a group setting and provides an overview of the following key components:

Key components include:

  1. Eligibity Documentation Requirements
  2. Academic Expectations and Progress Standards
  3. Priority Registration Requirements
  4. BOGG Waiver Eligibility
  5. Academic Calendar and Deadlines
  6. Registration and College Fees
  7. Educational Planning and Counseling Services
  8. Campus Resources and CalWORKs Staff Overview

Assessment

CalWORKs students participate in two assessments

  1. Needs Assessment
  2. Job Readiness Assessment

Academic Counseling and Educational Planning

CalWORKs students are required to meet with a CalWORKs Counselor twice a semester to discuss academic performance and additional supportive services if needed. In these sessions, the following plans are developed.

Students are required to meet with a CalWORKs Counselor twice a semester.

  1. Abbreviated Educational Plan
    1. One year educational plans are created during the students first counseling appointment in the program.
  2. Comprehensive Educational Plan
    1. Two to three year educational plans are developed during the students second counseling appointment in the program.
  3. On going contact is required to ensure goal completion.

 Case Management and Follow Up

  1. Intake and Eligibilty Determination
  2. Student Case Filing
  3. On-going Contact: Supporting Student Success
  4. At Risk Follow Up
  5. Student Recognition