OPPORTUNITY PROGRAMS: ELIGIBILITY
HEOP applicants must be a resident of New York State for one year prior to the first term of enrollment.
Must have acquired a high school diploma or the equivalent, be non-admissible by the College’s regular admissions standards and demonstrate the motivation and potential to succeed academically despite one’s academic background.
The applicant or his/her family must also meet one or more of the following economic requirements:
- Earn a yearly income not in excess of New York State economic guidelines for HEOP as shown below.
- Receive, or be a dependent of an individual receiving, either Aid to Dependent Children, Home Relief or Family Day Care payments through a New York State or country Department of Social Services.
- Live with foster parents who do not provide economic support for college.
- Be a “ward” of the court.
HEOP FAMILY INCOME GUIDELINE 2012 - 2013
For Students First Entering College
Fall 2012 and Fall 2013
New York State Opportunity Programs
Income Eligibility Criteria:
288 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456
Phone: (315) 781-3319
Fax: (315) 781-3888
James A. Burruto, MS Ed.