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NextUp program (also known Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth Educational Support (CAFYES)

Welcome to the NextUp Program! The NextUp Program is a service provided through EOPS to assist qualifying current and former foster students. The additional services offered to NextUp eligible students include NextUp orientation and workshops, NextUp grants, meal cards, gas cards, parking permits, bus passes, and educational supplies.


    Video: About NextUp


 NextUp Center Location

Merced Main Campus
Student Union Building, 127 (see map)
Phone: (209) 384-6077

Los Banos Campus
Student Services, Building A (see map)
Phone: (209) 826- 3495