Eligibility and Applying
To participate with ARCHES, students must meet eligibility criteria established by the U.S. Department of Education. Eligible students must be:
Enrolled or accepted for enrollment at Cal Poly Pomona;
Registered with the Disability Resource Center (DRC) office;
A U.S. citizen, national, or permanent resident (students with F-1 Visas are not eligible);
- One-third of applicants must be low-income;
Have a documented permanent disability (i.e. Learning, Psychological, Physical, etc.).
ARCHES Application Process
ARCHES is currently recruiting for the 2019-2020 academic year. Intake interviews will begin in late August.
To find out more about the ARCHES program, check out the Frequently Asked Questions page.