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Employment

The East Bay Consortium is constantly looking for bright, creative, and talented college students to join our team. This section contains job postings and job descriptions as they become available. Please check in with us regularly, as we will be updating our information. Send all inquiries VIA EMAIL to boun@eastbayconsortium.org. POSITIONS NEW POSITIONS! posted 3/2/2016 [...]

Board of Directors and Member Institutions

The East Bay Consortium, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit agency, operates as a collaborative of 12 public and independent educational institutions in the Bay Area. Together, we work to bring East Bay youth the widest possible range of services and opportunities. Without them, we could not reach as many students and teachers as we now do. [...]

Tutoring

The East Bay Consortium provides in-class tutoring and after-school tutoring at various middle schools and high schools in Oakland. In-Class Tutoring A college student on staff with the East Bay Consortium is paired with a teacher to serve as a tutor during class time. This provides an opportunity for the teacher to have extra support for [...]

Pre-Collegiate Academy

In 1991, the East Bay Consortium, in collaboration with the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) and Merritt College, instituted the Pre-Collegiate Academy (PCA), a program specifically designed for students in Oakland middle and secondary schools. The PCA was established to remedy the growing number of students from low socio-economic backgrounds who were not qualifying for [...]

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Federal Aid Programs

Some aid programs, such as Federal Pell Grants, are offered directly to students by the federal government. Others are administered by the schools and colleges (Federal SEOG, Federal College Work-Study, and Federal Perkins Loans). To receive federal financial aid, students must be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen enrolled in an eligible program at a [...]

Who Qualifies?

General federal financial aid eligibility requirements are: Be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen Non-U.S. Citizens, generally, if you have a “green card” (in other words, if you are a permanent resident alien), you will be considered an “eligible noncitizen” and will be able to get federal student aid. Have financial need Enrolled in an [...]