Eligibility 

To be considered, applicant must be a Yuba College student holding a U.S. citizenship or permanent residency status who is either: 

  • income eligible as defined by the U.S. Dept. of Education, click link here to learn more   
  • first generation (parents or legal guardians do not hold a bachelors or above degree) and/or 
  • have a verified disability  

AND demonstrate academic need and desire to graduate with an Associate degree and/or transfer to a four-year institution. 

***To qualify for SSS-STEM, applicant must also intend to a major in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic (STEM) field such as  

  • Agriculture 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Chemistry 
  • Computer Science 
  • Engineering 
  • Earth Science 
  • Life Science 
  • Mathematics 
  • Nursing 
  • Physics 
  • Pre-Medicine or Pre-Pharmacy