SCCC Enrollment Services Offices will be open Saturdays: January 21 and 28 from 8:30 am -12:30 pm. These hours are in addition to our standard office hours.

Educational Opportunity Program

Introduction

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).

Eligibility

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