Educational Opportunity Program
The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) provides academic support and financial assistance to students who demonstrate the potential for mastering college-level work. EOP is mandated by the New York State Legislature and is funded by the State University of New York (SUNY).
To qualify for EOP, a student is required to:
- be a resident of New York State for 12 months prior to enrollment
- have a high school diploma or an equivalency diploma
- demonstrate the need for additional academic preparation [and] have the potential for completing a college program
- be in need of financial assistance within established income guidelines