EOP applicants must meet the preliminary low-income screening guidelines listed in the table below and demonstrate their family is unable to provide an annual contribution of more than $1,500 toward their college expenses. 

To be considered for our EOP program at Sonoma State University, you must:
1. Have historically low income
2. Be 1st Generation (parents don't have a completed 4-year degree, regardless of country)
3. Be a California Resident
4. Be an undergraduate applying for the first time to Sonoma State University

5. AB540 designated status