Students applying for EOP, must not be admissible according to the college's traditional criteria. EOP candidate's High school averages are 76-84 and their SAT score is 850-1,000 excluding the writing portion. Moreover, candidates must have earned a minimum 450 on the verbal section of the SAT.
Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 for consideration. Verification of enrollment in an opportunity program (EOP, HEOP, SEEK, CD) is required for transfer eligibility. Priority is given to EOP students in the State University of New York.
The table below lists financial eligibility requirements for EOP admission during the 2015-2016 academic year. To be considered economically disadvantaged, a student must belong to a household that is defined in this table, or the exceptions noted.
The income guidelines do not apply if:
EOP Economic Eligibility Guidelines
Household Size Income
* for each additional family member add $7,696