Apply and Receive a California College Promise Grant A or B (Formerly BOG Enrollment Fee Waiver)
Be officially enrolled in a minimum of 12 units at College of the Desert (If you are
enrolled in DSPS and have an accommodation for a reduced load, we will accept the
number of units noted by your counselor).
Must have less than 70 degree units from all colleges attended (official transcripts are required)
Be in good academic standing with College of the Desert (No academic or financial
holds on your record)
And Meet One of the Following Criteria:
Have not earned a high school diploma or GED
Graduated from high school with less than a 2.5 grade point average
Previously enrolled in remedial course work in high school or college
Other program specific criteria
The student is a first generation college student (neither parent has successfully attended college); or
The student is a member of an underrepresented group targeted by district/college
student equity goals; or
The primary language spoken in the student's home is/was non-English.