Higher Education Services

Monterey County Office of Education

Leadership, Support and Service to Prepare All Students for Success

Dr. Deneen Guss, County Superintendent of Schools

Higher Education Services

Students, Schools/Districts,

Institutions of Higher Education

  • Transitions to College
    • Enrollment
    • Assessments
    • Course Selection
    • Financial Aid (Federal and Cal Grants & Scholarships for Foster Youth)
  • College and Career Readiness Training
  • Campus Tours- Refer to campus support programs (EOPS - Guardian Scholars)
  • Coordinate workshops
    • Workshops for students
    • Workshops with colleges
  • Provide experiential events (i.e. Summer Scholars week-long campus dorm life, education planning, leadership training)


Denise Lang

Foster Youth Service Coordinator
Phone: 831.784.4227

Gloria Ramos

Educational Liaison
Phone: 831.755.0300 x667

Justin Parker

Education Support Manager
Phone: 831.755.0300 x668

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