Educational Opportunity Center

The AIM Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) offers assistance for people in the Scottsbluff, Nebraska area looking to pursue postsecondary education. Several free services are available and are designed to help assist program participants in understanding their educational options, and navigate the college admissions and financial aid process. With help from a federally funded TRIO grant from the Department of Education, AIM EOC assists over 1,000 people in a 14 county region. The EOC focuses on a diverse population of first generation students and veterans. Its mission is to break down barriers and ease the transition into school so individuals can work toward completing their goal to pursue higher education.

Free Services:

  • Academic and career assessments
  • College entrance exam registration and preparation
  • College expectation explanation
  • Study skill improvement
  • Local GED class resources
  • Social service agency referrals
  • Admission assistance for colleges, universities and vocational schools
  • Tuition and financial aid guidance


Jessie Lopez
Director of Outreach
877.345.5025 x245

Physical Address

The Guadalupe Center
1200 E. 9th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361-3732

Mailing Address

AIM Educational Opportunity Center (EOC)
c/o Western Nebraska Community College
1601 E. 27th Street
Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1815

Download brochure for office hours and map to office.